One-of-a-kind Antique Persian Tabriz Botanic Rug BB1544 10'9" × 16'4" $90,000
A fine example from our collection of antique area rugs, this partiuclar rug from Tabirz in Northwest Persia has an abrashed brick red field with a dense allover trellis of polychrome palmettes and vines within a beige stylized palmette and vinery border.
Designs of antique Persian Tabriz 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 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 Persian rug patterns. 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.
One-of-a-kind Antique Persian Tabriz Botanic Rug BB1544