Oleg Maslov

Consigned, Hand Made Antique American Hooked Rug 1.9'x3.4', 1930

Antique American hooked rug in beige shade. The thin navy blue border is surrounding the field. Blue and rose flowers are covering the carpet everywhere except the center. Very elegant piece of American art.The author William Winthrop Kent believed that the earliest forebears of hooked rugs were the floor mats made in Yorkshire, England during the early part of the 19th century.Rug hooking as we know it today may have developed in North America, specifically along t of the 19th century.Rug hooking as we know it today may have developed in North America, specifically along the Eastern Seaboard in New England in the United States, the Canadian Maritimes, and Newfoundland and Labrador. In its earliest years, rug hooking was a craft of poverty. The vogue for floor coverings in the United States came about after 1830 when factories produced machine-made carpets for the rich. -condition: original good,-circa: 1930,-size: 1.9' x 3.4' ( 58cm x 103cm ),-material: wool,-country of origin: USA,-style: Hooked,-background colors: navy blue, beige, sky blue, rose, olive green. read more