Oversized Antique Persian Sultanabad Rug, Country Of Origin: Persia, Circa date: 1880 – Antique Persian Sultanabad rugs are some of the most prized Persian rugs by rug connoisseurs and interior designers. The Persian Sultanabad carpets range from formal to casual designs. This one is an oversized piece created in the 1880s and stands as an excellent example of the extraordinary artistic design and skill that went into creating these masterpieces. This gorgeous piece features a garden theme and a delicate design that is perfect for your traditional or classic room design.
The palette is delicate and refined. The subtle pinks and blues stand out against a neutral background. The distressed look of the rug tells the story of the many feet that have crossed its surface. This gives it a timeless quality and adds to its character and charm.
This Sultanabad rug features a unique asymmetrical design that seems to develop organically as the carpet unfolds. The motifs are a mixture of ones found on the Court Carpets of the Safavid Dynasty and unique tribal motifs. The rug has a Victorian feel and would be an excellent addition to a grand Queen Anne home with larger rooms and large architectural features.
The antique rugs of this scale were often commissioned pieces that were woven on a family level. This antique oversized area rug is a special group of Sultanabads that are distinguished by their ivory or beige backgrounds. This allows the motifs to stand out and gives the rug a delicate appearance. The design makes ample use of white space, which will make any room look as if it is on a grander scale.
Sultanabad carpets are some of the most beautiful and collectible pieces in the world. To find one as beautiful as this one on the market is a rare find. A Persian rug is always a good choice when it comes to traditional or contemporary décor. They serve as a point of contrast in a contemporary space, and they make an excellent addition to any room of the home. This one is a gorgeous piece and will be the center of your room design.