A fantastic piece of history, Aubusson rugs originated in the Central France town of Aubusson. Commissioned for the nobility and royal residences of France, the rugs are oversized and incorporate Renaissance imagery. This beautiful example dates from the 1750’s, and includes delicate floral imagery with a wonderful architectural border, bringing an absolutely wonderful color palette to brighten any room.
A rare oversize tribal Bakhtiari rug with 9 Persian Water Garden motifs spread across the field. A splendidly ornate weave brings out the vibrancy of this fantastic antique specimen that dates from the early 1900’s.