77238 Antique Chinese Peking Rug with Traditional Chinoiserie Style 09'00 x 11'07. This hand-knotted wool antique Chinese Peking rug features a constellation of seven flowering vases floating on an abrashed ink blue field. The center vase contains blooming lotuses, which are seen to symbolize purity and perfection, since its clean vibrant blooms emerge from the mud of swamps and marshes. The smaller vases surrounding the center contain chrysanthemums, which represent long life, and peonies, which represent unparalleled beauty and honor. Sprigs of each of the three flowers adorn the border. The orderly composition in combination with its restrained color based around gorgeous 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 tranquility, this antique Chinese Peking rug would be a lovely addition to any interior. Rendered in variegated shades of ink blue, midnight, navy blue, sky blue, royal blue, cerulean, coffee, espresso, dark chocolate, brown, sienna, salmon, taupe, tan, ecru, and beige. Perfect for a living room, bedroom, dining room, private chambers, front room, study, studio, home office, private library, formal sitting room, or lounge area. Well-suited for a wide range of interior styles: Traditional, Transitional, Eclectic, Modern, Contemporary, Cottage, Bungalow, Manor House, Neoclassical, Georgian, Empire, Regency, Victorian, Arts & Crafts, Craftsman, Edwardian, Colonial Revival, Art Deco, Mid-Century Modern, Hollywood Regency, English Country, French Provincial, Bohemian, Boho Chic, Asian Antique, Asian Modern, Chinese, Chinoiserie, Japanese, Ming and Qing. Abrash. Hand-knotted wool. Made in China. Measures: 09'00 x 11'07.