Persian Carpet (People of Isfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran)

Persian Carpet (People of Isfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran) - Traditional Rugs and Textiles

Persian Carpet (People of Isfahan, Islamic Republic of Iran)

W 3'-7" x L 5'-5"Hand knotted of Mulberry silk and Kurk wools; extremely high thread count.This carpet was designed and constructed by master carpet weavers from Isfahan, the Islamic Republic of Iran. Persian culture is world renowned for its textile artistry. The piece is distinguished by a floral motif in the center that is extrapolated throughout in differing dimensions, rendering it stunningly attractive.This object is known as a “pictorial carpet” or “rug tableau.” That is, it is designed to be hung on the wall (or laid on the floor). The process of stylizing and preserving the form of such textiles requires a deep knowledge of craft as transmitted via oral tradition through centuries in Persian culture.
$4,965.00