Da Silva Bruhns – the Pioneer of Art Deco Rugs

Art Deco movement emerged in 1920s and a couple of years later became a fashionable style in Europe and the United States. Alternatively called Style Moderne, Art Deco had a great impact on the carpet industry, being a source of inspiration for the new designs. Modern and figurative motifs superseded the floral ones, giving the whole composition the touch of abstractionism.