Aubusson Rug, 19th Century
An Aubusson rug, France, first half 19th century.
Coarse flat weave wool with mixed bouquet on ivory ground within red medallion; field of mauve and pink within chestnut and beige scrolling border accented with ivory and light blue elements and rose bouquets in the corners; a pale celadon border with black outer border.
85 inches wide by 97 inches long
Wear, repairs and discoloration. Border worn heavily in two corners. Water stains on backing.