Doris Leslie Blau Collection European Inspired Tibetan Handmade Wool Rug N11554 8'0" × 10'0" $7,000
This traditional-inspired rug largely draws from the decorative art of Eastern-European countryside. However, looking at the entire design one may find influences from various folkloristic traditions – both European and Oriental. The main field is covered with repetitive diamonds which are a very powerful symbol for nomadic tribes representing the protection against the Evil Eye. Some of the rhombuses have a cross-like motif within which is stylized in a foliage manner. Out of multiple borders, the main stands out the most due to pronounced flower heads definitely inspired by the European folklore.
The whole composition exudes a heartwarming vibe, further enhanced by the bright yet toned color palette. The prevailing sandy beige shade is complemented with washed-out brick red and cream. Thoroughly hand-knotted of the finest wool in accordance with old and refined weaving techniques by a skilled artisan, the modern carpet tiles amazes with the incredible quality. It has a chance to serve its owners for many decades without any signs of wear. Although made in consonance with centuries-long aesthetics, this European-inspired rug beautifully fits into contemporary interiors. It is a perfect option to bring a warmth and homeliness to any household.
Doris Leslie Blau carries an exceptional collection of original modern rugs in many styles and materials. Contemporary hand-made rugs are a bridge throughout history, they are the fruit of the constant evolution of the weaving craft that has accompanied men since the dawn of civilization.
Doris Leslie Blau Collection European Inspired Tibetan Handmade Wool Rug N11554