9 x 11 Antique Peking Chinese Rug 77544
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9 x 11 Antique Chinese Peking Rug 77544

Size: 09'00 x 11'05
Main Color: Blue
Age: Antique
Origin: China
Transaction type: Cr
77544
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$5,900.00
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77544 Antique Chinese Peking Rug, 09'00 x 11'05.

Chinese Peking rugs, also referred to as Beijing rugs or Peking carpets, originate from Beijing, China, renowned for their exquisite craftsmanship and intricate designs. These rugs are characterized by their thick wool pile and vibrant colors, often featuring motifs such as dragons, floral patterns, and traditional Chinese symbols. Historically produced during the late 19th and early 20th centuries for the imperial court and affluent households, Peking rugs gained popularity in the West during the late 19th century and are still prized today for their beauty, craftsmanship, and historical significance, remaining coveted pieces of art and d├ęcor worldwide.

This antique Chinese Peking rug, meticulously hand-knotted from wool, showcases a striking design with a rounded medallion gracefully positioned at the center of an abrashed sapphire blue field, creating a captivating focal point. Completing the composition, complementary medallions embellish each corner while additional blooms and botanical motifs adorn the expansive field, adding layers of intricacy and charm to the rug's aesthetic. Encircling this vibrant tableau is a floral meander border, accentuated by an inner fretwork guard band, enhancing the rug's overall allure and craftsmanship with its exquisite detailing and timeless elegance.

The distinct combination of the rounded medallion, floral motifs, and intricate borders in this antique Chinese Peking rug reflects a harmonious fusion of cultural symbolism and artistic finesse. Each element contributes to the rug's depth of meaning, offering a glimpse into the rich heritage and craftsmanship inherent in traditional Chinese rug-making. With its meticulous attention to detail and timeless style, this rug transcends mere decoration, serving as a captivating testament to the enduring beauty and sophistication of Chinoiserie design, making it an ideal centerpiece for various interior spaces seeking a touch of classical splendor.

From grandiose living rooms to intimate studies, this stunning antique Chinese Peking rug possesses the versatility to enhance the ambiance of nearly any interior setting. Whether displayed against polished hardwood floors or atop sumptuous carpets, its vibrant hues, intricate patterns, and rich cultural significance ensure that it not only elevates the aesthetic appeal of a space but also serves as a conversation piece, inviting admiration and appreciation for its exceptional craftsmanship and timeless allure.

  • Abrash. Desirable Age Wear.
  • Hand knotted wool.
  • Made in China.
  • Measures: 09'00 x 11'05.
  • Date: 1910s. Early 20th Century.