Dragon Art Deco Carpet, Amazing Colors

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Size: 
8'8" x 11'9" - 264cm x 358cm

Origin:

Period: 
C 1920
Materials: 
Wool pile, cotton warp & weft
Condtion: 
Excellent
Price: 
$4,900.00
Item#: 
16979
Notes: 
Dragon Art Deco carpet, amazing colors, circa 1920 Chinese rug in excellent condition with a very minor area of low pile. The Art Deco period was an international design movement from 1920s-1940s. Art Deco rugs are characterized by experimentation with bold colors, angular lines, and the omission of heavy ornamentation. Walter Nichols was great American rug producers (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.