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Antique Isfahan carpet

Circa 1920
360 × 250 cm 11’9” x 8’2”
£ POA
£ POA

Description

A remarkable perfect condition antique Isfahan carpet woven on a silk foundation using the finest materials. Rare dyes have been used to create a vibrant & elegant antique Isfahan carpet woven around 1920. The condition is perfect, the master weavers used an unusual golden yellow in the centre & green for the border.  The central motif is extremely complicated and perfectly executed, the vivid blues that surround the design are fabulous.  These type of carpets from Isfahan showcase your skilled the weavers were at this time.  Increasingly rare to find in unusual colours and in pristine condition, this is certainly a carpet to be looked at as an investment as well as a decorative item.

We offer the service of viewing any of our carpets & rugs in-situ in London, Surrey, Hampshire & all throughout the UK by appointment. Please request a home visit to see this remarkable Isfahan carpet in situ or visit our barn showroom in Crondall, Surrey.

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Isfahan is situated virtually in the centre of Iran, and was once the capital city. The rugs are woven in the city itself and the surrounding villages. Starting in the early 17th century, their name was renowned throughout Europe – this has continued to the present day. Although rug making was interrupted by the Afghan invasion, it quickly re-established itself as a major centre for the finest handmade carpets. This example show cases why Isfahan are famous for weaving the most detailed, beautiful fine carpets.

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