Persian Kalamkar (Woodblock Textile)
The beautiful Persian Kalamkar (Qalamkar or Ghalamkar) woodblock print textile is from the great city of Isfahan. This is done 100% by hand with different designs on each block.
The beauty of this piece is in the amount of the work that the creator had put in to make a complex design based on paisley from and integrate into a mihrab design makes a statement of fineness and uniqueness of this antique textile.
- Dimensions: 37” x 47″
- Date of Manufacture: Early 1900s
- Place of Origin: Isfahan, Persia
- Material: Cotton with hand-painted block prints
- Condition: Excellent
Rug ID: 1403