3' 4" x 16' 2" 3rd Quarter, 19th Century
BAKSHAISH RUNNER, Northwest Persian
3' 4" x 16' 2"
3rd Quarter, 19th Century
(High-Collectible) Made even more rare by its long runner dimensions, this extraordinary mid 19th century Bakshaish runner also displays masterful artistry. This Persian rug's singular border of blossoming trees is enchanting, presenting countless graphic variations of each motif. This level of innovation is enhanced by a highly creative and profoundly balanced field design, in which three-part lozenge medallions are ornamented with a profusion of enigmatic floral ornaments, drawn with much individuality. Enticing ivory accents join radiant blue, rich coral and a welcoming array of apple and celadon greens in this wonderfully preserved, deeply collectible art rug treasure. Learn About This Rug Type