The sophisticated design on this wool floor covering is almost hypnotic in its depth of color and emphasis on shape. The hand-tufted rug is made in India from famously soft New Zealand wool pile.
In 1931, George Bashian started buying exceptional old and antique rugs, which he then repaired and sold. By the 1970s, he expanded from Persian rugs to also include rug collections from countries such as China, India, Turkey, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Today, the company is a leading importer and creator of Oriental rugs.
The use of subtle shading and contemporary color
lends itself well to this casual yet elegant smooth cut pule rug. Carefully hand tufted in India, it is a marvel of craftsmanship and artistry.