FROM 1800 THROUGH THE 1920s
Antique Indian rugs are renowned for their beauty of color, elegance of drawing and perhaps above all fineness of knotting. The colors are mostly red yellow green and ivory. The design is famous for its floral tendrils, angular vines and stars. Probably the most sophisticated carpet look with softness of visual impact to harmonize the atmosphere. Some of the most impressive and breathtaking examples of paramount workmanship on antique rugs are seen on rugs made in India. The designs emphasize elegance and simplicity surrounded by bold floral borders. The impressive variety of shades of colors used in Indian rugs and carpets make each rug a unique masterpiece. Antique Indian rugs are highly collectible and blend with both contemporary and traditional settings.