Antique Persian Tabriz Carpet BB6690 12'5" × 19'11" $120,000
An early 20th century Persian Tabriz oriental rugs, the dark blue field with rows of palmette linked by short leafy vines in cream and light blue within a pale celadon turtle-palmette border.
Designs of antique Persian rugs can vary widely. Some feature medallions, hunting scenes, flowers, and gardens Others prayer and pictorial rugs interpreted in a curvilinear manner. An antique Tabriz can be made of cotton or silk and woven as a pile carpet or flat-weave. A refined palette reliant on copper tones, terracotta and ivory, with shades of blue and subtle touches of gold, green and salmon are prevalent in antique Persian Tabriz antique oriental rugs. Some extremely luxurious antique Tabriz rugs and carpets were woven in silk. Haji Jalili, master weaver of the Qajar era is renowned for producing some of the most superlative oriental Tabriz rugs. Within the span of nineteenth century decorative arts, it is still generally acknowledged that the finest antique Tabriz carpets and rugs are unsurpassed for both quality and beauty.
Antique Persian Tabriz Carpet BB6690