Decorative Vintage Turkish Oushak Rug 47402
This excellent vintage Oushak carpet displays traditional floral elements in warm pastel hues to create a garden of visual delights.
Vintage Large Scale and All Over Design Decorative Turkish Oushak Rug, Country Of Origin: Turkey, Circa Date: First Half of the 20th Century – An intricate floral motif woven in the finest Western Anatolian tradition makes this Oushak rug a timeless classic. The subtle tones yield a warm textured finish consisting of red and blue hues accented with rust and gold highlights. Rosettes and tendrils backed by blue create a compelling framework around the primary border, which is patterned with exquisite lotus-inspired blooms and delicate small flora on warm red ground. The central field expands the botanic theme with dramatic large blossoms and myriad smaller florets symmetrically arranged on an angular lattice of branches. The colorful petals are set within a surround of mild camel tan, and every element of the composition is precisely detailed with fine contrasting outlines that bring each into sharp focus. Reflecting the beauty of nature through stylized and traditional themes and a soft yet decorative and happy palette, this remarkable Turkish carpet exhibits life-affirming tranquility in the finest tradition of Oushak Rugs.