Vintage Moroccan Beni Ourain Rug, Origin: Morocco, Circa: Mid-20th Century – Here is an exciting and beautifully woven vintage carpet – a mid-twentieth century Moroccan rug, woven in the height of the Beni Ourain style. Generally speaking, genuine vintage Beni Ourain rugs and carpets are characterized by a simple format, in which a field of ivory is crisscrossed with dark brown or black detail lines. This style of composition is enormously versatile, and, because of its inherent minimal is, it is also very well suited to contemporary and mid-century inspired interiors. This particular carpet features a beautiful ivory field and an intriguing arrangement of brown detail lines, the eccentricity of which creates a subtle hint of abstraction. The detail lines direct the energy of the carpet in just about every direction, making it an exceptionally dynamic piece. Beautifully composed, this vintage Moroccan Beni Ourain carpet is an excellent example of a popular vintage rug style.