BIJAR (BIDJAR) SAMPLER
3' 10" x 5' 6" Late 19th Century
BIJAR (Bidjar) SAMPLER, Northwest Persian
3' 10" x 5' 6"
Late 19th Century
(Connoisseur-Caliber) Collected for their adventurous creativity and rarity, the best 19th century samplers (known as Vagareh) are seldom-found items coveted by rare antique rug connoisseurs. This tour-de-force antique Persian Bijar (Bidjar) rug masterfully employs a range of asymmetrically oriented design elements to create an active, balanced composition. Note this 125 year old Oriental carpet's assortment of abstracted cypress and willow trees, and its varying borders. These attributes, combined with heavy pile condition make this a strong addition to any antique rug collection. Learn About This Rug Type