Sultanabad, 13ft 3in x 24ft 3in, Circa 1875. Possessing all the most desired attributes of the ever-beloved Sultanabad weaving group, this 19th century palace-size carpet brings a stunning visual impact to its massive proportions. The soft, welcoming coloration of this luxurious carpet, the result of nuanced, expertly chosen natural dyes and the inimitable patina of substantial age, imparts luminosity to every inch of its expansive allover design, enveloping the viewer in harmonious hues.
Sultanabad, 9ft 2in x 13ft 8in, Late 19th Century. Extremely fine knotting infuses infinite subtlety of detail throughout this room-size antique Persian Sultanabad rug. Deftly controlled, intentional color striation adds even greater delicacy and nuance to the understated allover design, producing an antique Oriental art carpet that will indulge its viewer with continual rediscovery. Its colors, dyed naturally over 100 years ago, have taken on a prized patina.
MANCHESTER KASHAN - Central Persian, 9ft 10in x 13ft 5in, Circa 1910. Renowned for a particularly soft, extraordinarily luxurious wool imported from England, early 20th century Persian Manchester Kashan carpets are prized, especially if the artistry and craftsmanship are as exceptional as in this piece. Deeply saturated, luminous jewel tones bring a majestic presence to this top-tier antique Oriental rug.
HADJI JALLILI (Haji Jalili) TABRIZ, Northwest Persian, 8ft 4in x 12ft 2in, 3rd Quarter, 19th Century. Even among the esteemed weavings attributed to the master carpet designer Hadji Jallili, of the Persian city of Tabriz this mesmerizing antique room size rug stands out. Multiple creative presentations of the traditional Herati Oriental carpet pattern are superimposed, one upon the other, both within the center medallion and the dramatic hexagonal reserve.
Caucasian Daghestan Prayer Rug, 4ft 2in x 5ft 4in, 3rd Quarter, 19th Century. As your eye scans across this little Daghestan rug, a dexterous play of color and form unfolds that continually delights and surprises. It aptly exemplifies the great artistic ability of Caucasian rug art to maintain a seeming effortless balance amid so much variation. Glowing saffron and rare greens are only two of many delightful attributes of this superb, collector-level antique Caucasian Daghestan prayer rug.
Sultanabad, 14ft 3in x 20ft 6in, Circa 1875. Bearing a patina as extraordinary as any antique Oriental carpet we have ever offered, this landmark 19th century Sultanabad carpet brings to life precisely those ideal qualities for which art carpets are so profoundly loved by rug connoisseurs and newcomers alike. Softened by over a century of age, warm natural colors of olive, khaki, and exquisite terra cotta take on an ethereal presence, blending effortlessly within a spacious allover…
Sultanabad,14ft 8in x 20ft 2in, 2nd Quarter, 19th Century. Entirely harmonious in palette and proportions, this very early palace size Sultanabad antique carpet from the 2nd Quarter of the 19th century offers village artistry on a grand scale. View more palace size antique Persian rugs in our online gallery: http://www.claremontrug.com/antique-oriental-rugs-carpets/?rg=7=0=7=
Ziegler Sultanabad, 13ft 9in x 20ft 5in, Circa 1875. Superb in both its artistry and craftsmanship, this over 135 year old palace size Persian village carpet belonging to the highly prized "Ivory Sultanabad" group possesses a sublime grandeur that is extraordinarily seldom seen, especially in antique carpets of this great scale.This monumental antique Persian carpet offers an otherwise never found design of deeply evocative motifs and warm natural hues including a rarely seen ivory…