77407 Distressed Antique Chinese Peking Rug with Traditional Chinoiserie Style 08'10 x 11'06. This hand knotted wool distressed antique Chinese Peking area rug features a group of flowering cloisonne vases in each corner spandrel. At the center of the weathered field, a group of three cloisonne vases possibly representing the three important stages in a man’s life: birth, marriage and death. The three Chinese cloisonne vases contain bamboo, chrysanthemums, peonies, and blooming lotus flowers. Bamboo is a represents long life and symbolizes longevity. Chrysanthemums represent long life. Peonies represent unparalleled beauty and honour. Blooming lotuses symbolize purity and perfection because their clean vibrant blooms emerge from the mud of swamps and marshes. It is enclosed with a sho style border representing fortune, longevity, and blessings. The orderly composition in combination with its restrained color based around gorgeous midnight ink blues and earthy neutrals gives the piece a refined and most elegant sensibility. With its depth of meaning, fine detailing, and overall sense of harmony and tranquillity, this antique Chinese Peking rug would be a lovely addition to any interior. Perfect for a great room, wine cellar, executive suite, conservatory, state room, royal suite, hotel lobby, music room, living room, dining room, drawing room, private library, billiards room, clubhouse, large home office, master retreat, private Chambers, studio, study, loft, lounge, entertainment parlor, trophy room, large bedroom, or formal sitting room. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Art Deco, Asian Modern, Qing, Ming, Minimalist, chinoiserie, Chinese Export, Asian Antique, Japanese, Regency, Contemporary, Modern Glam, Art Moderne, Abstract Expressionist, Traditional, Eclectic, Modern, Contemporary, Manor House, Neoclassical, Mid-Century Modern, Hollywood Regency, and Jazz Age. Evoke an indulgent high-end experience with this luxurious Chinese room-size rug centered around comfort and a sensual touch while creating sultry drama with a sophisticated edge. Perfect for layering with silk, fur, velvet and pairing with Lucite, chrome, marble, high-shine and lacquered surfaces, mirrored objects, ornate Art Deco filigree furniture, crystal chandeliers, and Louis IV chairs. Rendered in variegated shades of taupe, greige, midnight, ink blue, navy blue, indigo, avocado, burnt orange, brown, peach, and purple with other accent colors. Distressed. Desirable Age Wear. Abrash. Hand knotted wool. Made in China. Measures: 08'10 x 11'06.