19th century Bakhshayesh Persian Carpets is widely sought after for their tribal design aesthetic and their versatility for being both Tradition and Contemporary. The finest antiques Oriental Bakhshayesh are often geometric, with folkloric characters found predominantly in small Persian tribal rugs. Rugs & More, carry a large antique Bakhshayesh Persian Carpets collection includes outstanding 19th century rugs in sizes from 7ft x 10ft to 15ft x 24ft.
Size 13’7″ x 11’3″ Price $ 125,000
These carpets serve as centerpieces for very distinctive homes, hotels and Museums. (we have our own collection for the San Ysidro Ranch and Santa Barbara Biltmore Hotels). Bakhshayesh rug weavers produced a wide verity of graphic geometric medallion carpets, along with their traditional repetitive Herati pattern, which are renowned for carpets featuring the age-old Tree of Life motif.
Bakshaish Oriental rugs are celebrated for certain dyes and the occasional use of camel hair that they used in creating the carpets. The “Bakshaish blue” palette, ranging from morning glory to periwinkle – often in the same carpet — is a trademark of this antique carpet style. The most rare are the best Oriental and Persian carpets that use un-dyed camelhair weaved into the carpet.
Drop by and see our wonderful Collections of Bakhshayesh Carpets at Rugs & More located at the Santa Barbara Design Center.
Come and see hundreds of fine Bakhshayesh Persian Carpets at Rugs & More in the Santa Barbara Design Center or give us a call at (805) 962-2166