Beautiful Geometric Chevron Design Vintage French Art Deco Area Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: French Rugs, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – The Art Deco period was characterized by a return to the simplicity of basic geometric shapes, clean lines, and pieces with an elegant feel. This gorgeous Art Deco style vintage geometric design area rug, from the mid-20th century, captures the essence of the style that was an answer to the more lavish styles of the late Victorian era and Art Nouveau styles.
Art Deco furniture featured metallic finishes, exotic woods, and lacquered pieces, and wood inlays. The Art Deco movement was all about creating a look of elegance and luxury. Triangular shapes were found in everything from desks to dining room tables. This vintage French deco rug is the perfect complement to rooms that feature angular furniture and subdued neutral colors.
France is considered the birthplace of the Art Deco movement and French pieces in this style are highly prized. This vintage French Art Deco area rug has classic motifs that were found throughout the Art Deco period and helped to define its style. Mid-century modern designers continued to incorporate them into rooms with streamlined, geometric shapes. Today, these design concepts continue to influence modern interior design styles, and this rug fits perfectly into modern, urban room designs.
This vintage French rug is perfect for modern geometric designs that break a few rules. Chevrons, triangles, and other geometric shapes have been popular for several decades. In the beginning of this trend, they were two-toned and in wide swaths of color. Mixing patterns back then was considered breaking the rules. Today’s designers have proven that rules are meant to be broken, and mixing different geometric patterns throughout the space adds interest to contemporary styles.
This 12 x 15 size rug has an authentic vintage feel and is perfect for adding pattern and color to the space. Today, you do not have to be afraid to mix and match geometric patterns of different scales and complexity in the same space. This is the perfect area rug to start a collection of your favorite simple geometric shapes and patterns in subdued, neutral colors.