Rare Antique Art Nouveau American Hooked Rug 47491


Size: 5 ft 7 in x 8 ft (1.7 m x 2.44 m)

This beautiful and exciting American hooked rug is an exemplary Art Nouveau composition, featuring swirling tendrils and stylized floral arrangements throughout.

Rare Antique Art Nouveau American Hooked Rug, Woven In The United States, Circa: 1920Antique American hooked rugs are some of the best and most artistic forms of true Americana. The vast majority of these magnificent antique rugs will boast patterns that more closely associated with the arts and crafts movement. So finding American rugs that are more rare and boast the later more refined art nouveau design is quite exciting.

This marvelous antique hooked rug, an exceptional rug produced in the USA during the early decades of the twentieth century, features an allover design of stylized flowers and tendrils – an almost hypnotic composition. Featuring an eye-catching color palette of reds, greens, and blues, this exquisite hooked rug typifies the aesthetic values held in highest regard by the Art Nouveau movement. Creating an impression of activity and liveliness, the fine design of this rug exemplifies the vigor and vitality of the best Art Nouveau compositions. The dynamic energy of the swirling tendrils of alternating greens and violets set against the mesmerizing, staid red that dominates the piece creates an impression of movement.

Boasting a fetching symmetry, this beautiful antique rug shows four stunning corners, pointedly defined by highly stylized vases, each of which houses a gorgeous arrangement of red flowers. Exquisite detail and dynamic energy reverberate throughout this remarkable antique Art Nouveau carpet, demonstrating the aesthetic heights of that important art movement of the early twentieth century.

As noted above, finding highly intricate designed area rugs from America is quite rare. It is also far closer to the look of what you would expect to see in the captivating French rugs more so that those from America. But for those people who are buying area rugs and are on the hunt for something that is and more rare and unique, finding an art nouveau design American hooked rug would be quite thrilling.

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