16'4" × 25'6"
A contemporary, high-low knotted of wool and silk rug. A masterful high-low weaving technique divides the field into two kinds of textures where the pattern displays a repetive geometric design enclosed with decorative border of Roman ‘I’ numerals. The rug is rendered in beige and gray.
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.