Moroccan Design Off-White and Black Hand Knotted Wool Rug N11536 12'6" × 14'5" $8,000
Although presently made, this remarkable bespoke area rug comprises the greatest features of the ancient Oriental weaving craft. It is created in the likeness of the traditional reproduction rugs which were the objects of the highest interest of the mid-20th century Modernists. What has always attracted and allured the greatest designers to these Moroccan carpets was their simplicity and effortless elegance with a pinch of homeliness. Such an aesthetic of moderation, born at the dawn of the 20th century, stood in opposition to the opulence and overabundance of the past ages.
The trend prevails until today and Beni Ourain-inspired carpets can easily find their way into both classically and modernly arranged interiors. This modern pattern carpet is masterly hand-executed of the finest wool according to traditional weaving techniques. Its simple design builds upon a zigzag motif – a tribal symbol of running water, an extremely scarce resource on a desert. As typical of Beni Ourains, this one comprises of only two hues – off-white and black. With its minimalism, versatility and timeless appeal, the Moroccan rug has a great chance to conquer the homes and hearts of present-day urbanites.
Moroccan Design Off-White and Black Hand Knotted Wool Rug N11536
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