Amazing and Unusual Art Deco Carpet, Water Scene

Size: 
9'0" x 11'7" - 274cm x 353cm

Origin:

Period: 
C 1920
Price: 
$6,500.
Materials: 
Wool pile, cotton warp & weft
Item#: 
#16869
Condtion: 
Excellent
Notes: 
Water scene of birds and plants. This wonderful Art Deco carpet was made in China, circa 1910s or 1920s. It has purchased from a nice home in New York. Walter Nichols was great American rug producer (the Art Deco rugs which he did not originate them) in Tientsin. The rugs made of wool and silk with bold vibrant colors and the pattern are pictorial scenes and trees, birds, clouds, mountains, dragons, butterfly and flowers. The production of Art Deco rugs started from 1910s-1950s and mostly with western influence.