Art Deco rug handwoven in Tientsin, China during the second quarter of the 20th century.
This stunning Deco rug features a pictorial scene rendered in magenta, pink, green, blue, and golden yellow on a soft lilac field. The design is open with a minimal border of colorful flowers and a pair of fluttering butterflies. It is composed of a water scene with a pagoda amongst flowering plants and a scholar's stone.
In very good condition, with some areas of the cotton foundation showing through. Pile is medium height, soft and plush, with a dense and heavy handle.