Nourison

Nourison Timeless Red Area Rug, Rectangular 7'9"x9'9"

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 lifesed 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.Brilliantly saturated crimson lights up the room in this glorious interpretation of a classic masterpiece in the collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Catalogued as an Indian carpet in a eeefloral stem and panele design, dating to the first half of the 17th century, the original 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 its 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. Scintillating and special, the modern piece is elegantly detailed in sapphire, jade and carnelian, and is completed by a narrow red-gold border.Brand: NourisonColor: RedStyle: Traditional, Rustic/Vintage, Floral/BotanicalPile Height: 0.5"Material: 80% Wool, 20% NylonConstruction: Machine Woven read more