Nourison

Timeless Beige Rug, 5'6"x8' Area

Ethereally soft tones of pale beige and fawn create a floating effect that lights up the room in this lovely interpretation of a classic masterpiece. The original resides in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogued as an Indian carpet in a ??floral stem and panel?? design, dating to the first half of the 17th century, the original antique is knotted of very fine sheep's wool on cotton and presents a dazzling array of thirteen colors dominated by is knotted of very fine sheep's wool on cotton and presents a dazzling array of thirteen colors dominated by deep red and royal blue. Both the original and this modern version display a tour de force of Mughal motifs that combine floral flourishes and leafy garlands with the formal geometry of cartouche elements and fanciful eight-pointed stars. Compelling in its subtlety, the modern piece is elegantly detailed in delicate mist blues and completed by a narrow blue floral border. It is a work of marvelous and mystical beauty. Specifications This extraordinary collection of magnificent rugs is aptly named. Each design is truly timeless, based on superb originals dating back as far as the 15th century. Originally created to grace the palaces of ancient aristocracy and royalty, these remarkable artifacts now reside in outstanding private and museum collections. With the vision of Nourison's talented designers and master craftsmen, they have been reinterpreted and reproduced to enhance today's modern lifestyles. In depth of color, detail of design and pure artistry, the Timeless Collection recreates the opulence of the past for today's discerning collectors. 80% New Zealand Wool 20% Nylon. Loom woven. Hand washed and hand finishedColor: BEIGEShape: RECTANGLEMaterial: 80% WOOL, 20% NYLONConstruction: HAND WASHED, HAND FINISHED, LOOM WOVENPile Height: 0.5Country of Origin: China read more