Free Shipping! Classic French Aubusson style round rug, in vibrant gold and red in geometric motifs and floral borders - je ne sais quoi!
Aubusson carpets derive their name from the city of Aubusson, France, where legend depicts great looms were established to serve the country’s aristocrats! Famed for its carpets and tapestries since the 15th century, Aubusson is thought to have originated the style of carpet, from weavers from Flanders, who took refuge in Aubusson, France.
Among the most elegant and luxurious floor coverings, based on royal preferences for beautiful lavish designs, Aubusson rugs were painstakenly crafted flat-weave tapestry carpets that rivaled the opulent architectural style of Versailles. This neoclassical style of Aubusson rugs conveys a grace, and elegance.
Techniques used by revered Aubusson craftsmen from France are recreated down to the last detail in every hand-knotted Aubusson rug, finely crafted in 100% wool, on a cotton foundation.
Rug sizes: 12.2 x 12.2