4' 3" x 6' 7" (130cm x 201cm) Circa 1920
$9,000, with 20% incentive: $7,200
MANCHESTER KASHAN, Central Persian
4' 3" x 6' 7"
130cm x 201cm
(High-Decorative) ("New Arrivals Gallery") This classical Persian rug is a top-flight example of this Kashan subgroup that employed a distinctive Continental style and the famed, amazingly silky wool imported from Manchester, England. A plethora of exquisitely rendered, azure blue flowers and intricate scrolling vinery are the perfect accompaniment to the warm salmon field. Also peppered throughout are discreet hints of olive green and rare teal flowers, each woven with life-like verisimilitude and exquisite detail. With incredibly lanolin-rich wool, excellent condition and extremely fine knotting, this captivating Persian rug is a particularly attractive acquisition woven 90 years ago for refined home design. Learn About This Rug Type