3' 7" x 6' 10" 3rd Quarter, 19th Century
LESGHI, Northeast Caucasian
3' 7" x 6' 10"
3rd Quarter, 19th Century
(Connoisseur-Caliber) Exemplifying the artistry that has captured the imagination of many art collectors, this Caucasian Lesghi carpet is clearly the work of an unusually adroit and inspired weaver. Its powerful axis of elemental star forms, the emblem of the Caucasian Lesghi tribe, and its potent colors creates a powerful immediacy. This antique Oriental rug’s border frames boast an array of original designs, all of which are in perfect harmony. Superlative craftsmanship resulting in tremendous articulation of design adds significantly to its allure. Learn About This Rug Type