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Jan David Winitz Explains a Growing Interest in Displaying Antique Art-Level Rugs on the Wall Instead of the Floor

Antique Oriental Rugs: The Writing Is On The Wall

The Oriental rug world has evolved dramatically since 1980, when almost all dealers viewed antique rugs merely as elite decorative furnishings. Today we are witnessing a dramatically increased interest in putting the best antique Oriental rugs not only on the floor, but on the wall alongside paintings. This article explores the evolving trend.

Antique Art Rugs

A wide range of Oriental carpets can bring us pleasure and pride of ownership as they grace our homes. Yet, only very few are also strong long-term investments worthy of collecting.