This antique 13×17 Savonnerie rug is a new collectible addition to Rug & Kilim’s rare European curations. Hand-knotted in wool, it originates circa 1910-1920.
Further on the Design:
A gorgeous play of gold and red creates an exuberance, and exemplifies the neoclassical inspiration with tasteful elegance. Keen eyes will note a subdued blue, and admire its accent in this play of medallion and floral patterns. This marriage of color and comfortable, sophisticated style in large size exemplifies Josh’s favorite Savonnerie carpets of this period.
Further On the Condition:
This Spanish Savonnerie rug further enjoys a rare good condition for its age and origin.