Decorative Small Neutral Warm Tone Beautiful Antique East Turkestan Khotan Rug 46816
Crafted in the Silk Road oasis of Khotan, this diminutive antique scatter rug from East Turkestan displays a bold medallion accompanied by graphic border devices.
A Neutral Warm Cream Color Antique East Turkestan Khotan Rug, Origin: East Turkestan, Circa: 1900 – Representing an elegant marriage of East and West, this distinguished antique Khotan rug has a traditional medallion composition with loosely spaced rounded orbs and floating rosettes that are placed over a luxurious apricot field. Spiraling fretwork spandrels infuse the composition with Oriental influences while spiraling rosettes and star-like blossoms represent regional iconography.
Weighted inner borders embellished with rosettes and reciprocating cloud band leaves wind around the perimeter of the composition on this beautiful antique rug and support the decorative main borders, which feature an iconic pattern of scrolling hooks, ram’s horn devices and ruyi clouds that pay homage to Buddhist traditions. Strong walnut-brown accents and powdery blue motifs create a bold effect when paired with the delicate camel browns and buff apricot hues that exude an aura of Eastern elegance.
This beautiful antique small scatter size rug from East Turkestan has elements found in both Persian and Chinese art work. This beautiful small size rug uses a central medallion surrounded by delicate flowers and geometric elements. The angular elements of the corners of this charming antique Khotan rug contrast to the curvy lines of the floral to create a piece that has both a formal feel, but a uniquely organic quality.
The design of the small antique Khotan rug is based on a central medallion. The charcoal color background of the central medallion emblem gives the appearance of a formal reflecting pool surrounded by a garden at night. The refined floral design elements are carefully placed to create symmetry and balance the small square antique Khotan rug has both vertical and horizontal symmetry, with each side mirroring the other.
The beautiful antique rug uses only a simple more neutral rug color palette consisting mostly of charcoal and lighter warm cream colors. This area rug’s style and designs makes ample use of negative space to highlight each of the design pattern elements and allow it stand on its own, as well as to fit beautifully into the whole. This small antique Khotan rug from East Turkestan, would make a beautiful accent piece, or perhaps an excellent decorative accent rug to display other fine pieces. This square Khotan rug brings in elements of the natural world as well as a sense of structure to the design.
This small scatter size square antique Khotan rug is a beautiful example of the cultural and artistic influences of the region. It is also one of the more decorative rugs of its kind. The rug’s warm color tones and design patterns are exquisitely executed and this small antique Khotan would make an excellent addition to any collection or home decor. If you are shopping for rugs to buy for your home, and need smaller size area rugs, then this one should surly warrant consideration.