The very rare oversize Peking China rugs bring the art of the simple design and color together. The influence of the Buddhism and Taoism in the Chinese life and culture is very clear in this rug. The dark rich center of the rug in shimmering blue color is surrendered by the beige color of the outer field. The central medallion design of a pagoda and the design of the birds and the flowering trees in the four corner of the rug brings the beautiful design together.

12’ 2” x 19’ 6″
Date of Manufacture:
4th Quarter of 19th Century
Place of Origin:
Wool pile on a cotton foundation with natural vegetable dyes

Rug ID: 1270