Durable Floral Vintage Navy Blue Persian Bidjar Rug 46734
Arching saz leaves, Shah Abbasi palmettes and lush carnation blossoms adorn this stunning Persian Bidjar rug, forming an allover arabesque full of classic details.
A Beautiful Floral Patterned And Extremely Durable Navy Blue Color Background Vintage Persian Bidjar Rug, Weaving Origin: Persia, Circa date: 1940’s– This awe-inspiring room-sized carpet from the famed village of Bidjar showcases a superlative allover arabesque with extreme curvilinear decorations that represent a compilation of classical motifs inspired by Persia’s great weaving centers. The cosmopolitan arabesque displays a collection of sensuous vine scrolls arranged in a flamboyant medallion-style pattern. Recurving tendrils with stylized calyces meander across the obscure blue ground linking large-scale palmettes, Kerman-style carnations and feathered leaflets with polychromatic accents.
These intricate motifs are enhanced by vivid hues of crimson, navy color and ivory juxtaposed against the deep, dark ground. Lavish crimson main borders filled with graceful turtle motifs provide a subtle northwest Persian influence while maintaining the curvilinear city-style form that gives this semi antique rug such a formal appearance and a level of elegance associated with the golden age of Persian art.
Bidjar is a market center located approximately 150 miles south of the famous Persian rug weaving city of Tabriz. In the early part of the 20th century, Tabriz was home to a major rug weaving center where some of the most beautiful and finely crafted area rugs were produced. This gorgeous piece is an excellent example of Bidjar carpets with its energetic flavor and beautiful design.
The antique Persian rugs from this area often use traditional motifs and designs, only they give them a unique artistic flair that makes them recognizable. One of the characteristics of antique Persian Bidjar rugs that makes them stand out is an impressive range of colors. This is only possible with access to dyers who are highly skilled in their craft. This carpet has a magnificent range of reds, blues, greens, pinks, salmons and browns. The colors of this rug are vibrant and energetic. It would be the perfect addition to a Boho Chic room with its tribal flavor and wide range of colors.
The antique Persian Bidjar carpets are known for their strength and durability. The pile is beaten heavily to create durable area rugs that are stiffer and have excellent wear characteristics. Another characteristic that stands out about them is their densely packed background. This gives them an ornate and formal feel.
A Bidjar carpet will bring elegance to any home decor. They are perfect for a traditional room setting, or a room with fine antiques. They are also perfect for a contemporary room and for adding color to a room with solid furniture. One of the ways that designers use these iconic Persian rugs is to allow them to be the focal point in the room, using few accessories in the rest of the design.
If you are buying rugs for your home, and especially if you are buying rugs for your business, these area rugs from Bidjar might be the way to go. The fact that they are durable ad are able to withstand much more foot traffic than other types of area rugs, makes these rugs perfect when buying carpets businesses such as hotels and the hospitality industry.