Amazing Fine Artistic Hunting Scene Design Small Vintage Persian Qum Silk Rug, country of origin: Persian Rugs, Circa date: Vintage – Qum hunting rugs are some of the most delightful and inspiring in the world. This one brings a fascinating scene to your home or business in brilliant red. Qum rugs are only one of a few areas in Persia that use silk in their weaving process. This allows them to create rugs that are soft to the touch and have a high level of detail. They produce many unique designs, but they are most noted for their hunting designs and pictorials.
The inspiration for the pictorial Qum hunting rugs goes back to the tapestries created for King Henry VI. These rugs were made for royalty. The Qum weavers were inspired by these masterpieces and used them as inspiration for pieces that depicted the sultans and royalty of the Persian court. They often represented famous rulers throughout the history of Persia from ancient through more recent times. One of the fascinating features of these rugs is that you can often find characters dressed in clothing from different periods.
The animals and plants depicted in the are symbolic and convey meaning to those who are familiar with them. The weeping willow in this rug represents love, and the deer signifies well-being. Horses represent a long life. The color red itself signifies joy and happiness. Birds are typically a symbol of happiness. This is a beautiful piece that shows a level of artistry that can only be achieved by those on a master level.
Red is a color that was used cautiously in the past, but that is no longer the case. Red is a color of optimism, and designers now splash it on the walls and use red accents throughout the space. This rug is a smaller piece that allows you to add a touch of red as an accent rug. You could also mount it on the wall as a unique piece of artwork. Regardless of where you use it, this rug will be a delightful addition to your decor.