4' 4" x 6' 10" Late 19th Century
MOHTASHAM KASHAN, Central Persian
4' 4" x 6' 10"
Late 19th Century
(Connoisseur-Caliber) ("Spring/Summer 2019 Print Catalog, p.13")Preserved in an excellent condition that profoundly intensifies both the luster of its lamb's wool surface and its aesthetic potency, this exquisite Persian Court rug reveals an advanced sensitivity for color and form. As is expected from this incomparable style, this rug's mastery of symmetrical composition equals a rigorous observation botanical forms. The result is a singular combination of interconnected imagery not unlike the relationships found in nature. Its majestic, fluid contours are supported by a palette of incredible subtlety. Noteworthy is the exploration of delicate celadon green and blue tones, both in the border and its countless individual flowers and petals. Learn About This Rug Type