West Central Persian
13' 0" x 17' 7" 3rd Quarter, 19th Century
ZIEGLER SULTANABAD, West Central Persian
13' 0" x 17' 7"
3rd Quarter, 19th Century
(High-Collectible) (“Fall/Winter 2019 Print Catalog”) Through their profound level of harmony between design and color, master work antique rugs such as this lazuline, melodically patterned oversize elevate the space where they are placed. This exquisitely colored piece presents a sense of great visual movement and depth through its frequent shifts of hue and asymmetrically positioned motifs, especially in the exquisite main border. Here, a rarely-found and beautiful color way of pearlescent to sand tones creates a breath-taking foil to the glorious field. The intentional simulation of rays of sunshine streaming across the rug's surface is a technique that only Persian rugs have mastered. Preserved in very good condition, this antique Ziegler Sultanabad is a meant to be the foundation of an unforgettable decor. Learn About This Rug Type