Small Beautiful Antique American Hooked Rug 2698
Woven in America circa 1900, this stately antique hooked rug features formal borders with squared-off corners and a calming striped field that combines American sensibilities with influences from the Old World.
Beautiful Small Antique American Hooked Rug, Country Of Origin: America, Circa Date: 1900 – Rug hooking is an American pastime that dates back to the Colonial Era when it was done as a frugal way to use scrap fabric. During the Victorian Era, it experienced a revival that lasted until around the 1930s. The styles changed with time to reflect current style trends. This gorgeous, earthy piece was created around the early part of the 1900s and features a classic design.
This rug would make a perfect frame for a small table or piece of furniture. It is small enough to serve as an accent rug or for a smaller space. The concentric design would be perfect for creating a focal point in the room. You could also use this rug in front of a sofa as the base for a coffee table.
The design of the rug makes it versatile, and it has a color palette that also blends with contemporary style trends. Today, one of the more recent to gain ground is a movement away from pieces that look mass-produced. Pieces that have a folk art or artistic quality are finding their way into modern spaces. Another trend that continues to emerge is using pieces of mixed eras and styles in the same space. This piece will add a vintage feel to traditional or contemporary decor.
American hooked rugs are a classic for those who have a historic home and want a piece to give it an authentic feel. The colorful floral patterns in the corner add a rustic quality and will make this rug a charming addition to your Art and Crafts or Victorian home. The design is neutral, making this a perfect rug for a transitional space. You could easily use it to bridge two decor styles. This is a gorgeous rug that you can use to create a space that highlights your eclectic collection or to tie a range of decor styles together. This piece is a beautiful addition to your room that will be sure to spark conversation.