Amazing Classic Room Size Modern Rustic Persian Heriz Serapi Geometric Medallion Design Area Rug, Country of origin: Central Asia, Circa date: Modern Rugs – Nothing adds to the charm and personality of a space like a classic Bakshaish rug. This gorgeous piece is a modern twist on one of these famous classic designs. It uses gorgeous colors that are perfect for contemporary design styles. This rug has rich colors that give it a formal feel and will make the perfect entranceway, dining room, or area for entertaining.
Persian rugs give the room an old-world feel that is exotic and feels well-traveled. The distinctive lobed medallion in the center of the rug and Heriz-style layered backgrounds show that the artist was knowledgeable about historical rug design. The rug uses classic symbols that give it a tribal feel and have been part of village cultures in the Near East for many centuries.
Persian rugs fit into any interior design style. They are a familiar sight in traditional room settings, and they also bring grace and sophistication to contemporary styles. Persian rugs are the perfect piece to bring together a transitional room with both classic and modern furniture pieces. They give the room personality and the colors of this rug give the room warmth.
The artist who created this piece brought together classic design elements and gave them a modern update. Serapi rugs come in two distinctive versions. Some were created in the city workshops and others were created in small family rooms outside of the urban areas. This one has a formal design and the precision of a Serapi rug produced in a workshop.
Antique Serapi rugs were seldom produced after the early 1900s. Their tribal designs were favorites that found their way into government buildings and the homes of wealthy industrialists, but they eventually fell out of style and were replaced by other Heriz styles. This artist honors the traditions that made these rugs favorites throughout the centuries, and now, you can have one for your home that is suitable for modern design styles.