Beautiful Large Size Vintage Floral Persian Kashan Rug, Country of Origin: Persia, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – The skilled Persian rug weavers of Kashan are known for producing some of the most beautiful rugs in the world. The fine weave of the rug allows them to create spectacular designs with a high level of detail. The colors of this mid 20th century vintage Persian rug from Kashan come together in a way that is gentle and earthy.
The design of this fine vintage rug is a central medallion, but the medallion is small and balanced with the rest of the motifs. One thing that you may notice about this Persian Kashan carpet is that the artist used lighter colors in the center medallion, and they become gradually richer as they work out towards the edges. This highlights the focal point in the center of the carpet and almost gives it the look of a vignette. This is an example of expert use of color and shading in the design.
The colors in the Persian carpet are simple and rely on a range of browns, blues, scarlet and salmon. This prevents the design from becoming overly complicated and allows the artist to give it balance throughout by the even distribution of this color scheme. This Persian rug has a light and delicate feel that is created by the colors chosen and the refined manner in which the motifs were carried out.
Some Persian rugs come together in a way that gives them an almost sublime feeling, and this carpet is one of them. Its neutral tones and delicate design make it the perfect piece for many design settings. The colors and design of the vintage floral Persian Kashan tug have a calming of feel, and the carpet will carry this serene feeling into the rest of the room.