A Gorgeously Rustic Antique Decorative Ivory Persian Sultanabad Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: 1900 – When it comes beautiful rugs, few are more varied and captivating than the antique Persian Sultanabad rugs. This piece here is one of those rare antique rugs that makes you stop and take a breath the first time you see it. The light colors and open airy design come together in a way that is almost difficult to explain, but it has a certain transcendent quality that is recognizable the moment you see it.
The light happy jewel-tone rug colors against the create a magical effect. The artist used shading in the saz-style leaves and floral patterns, creating a complexity that one rarely sees . The main border has stylized interlocked leaves and vines that are flanked by wonderfully artistic paisley design motifs. The entire Persian Sultanabad has motion and movement that was created through color and graceful, sweeping lines.
This is one of the most decorative rugs and feels as though it was woven over 100 years ago for today’s interiors. While the general approach to the design is one that we do find in these types of Persian rugs, this one takes it to another level way beyond the ordinary. The artist who first created this cream colored ivory rug is unknown, but this rustic rug shows the skilled work of a master weaver in a prominent workshop. The color placement and precision with which the design is carried out, is a testimony to the training and artistry of the designer.
Area rugs like this this Persian Sultanabad carpet are one-of-a-kind masterful pieces of history and artistry. The colors and design make it a versatile rug that could be placed in many different rooms and go with many different interior décor styles. It has enough colors to allow it to highlight any color scheme while not overpowering its surroundings. If you are looking to buy timeless area rugs for your home, finding one more exciting than this antique ivory Persian Sultanabad rug may prove close to impossible.