American hooked wool rug (c1940) - Cowboy

American hooked wool rug (circa 1940) – 59x35in

Using some beautifully creative designs, these hand crafted objects reach a high point of emotional desirability. In the first place, the wool material has a desirable quality and the hooked application technique works like a mosaic giving vigour and vitality to the attractive designs.  Created by unknown makers and designers, these rugs give a strong sense that the makers wanted to go beyond the initial intention of just having a useful, decorative object, and they demonstrate great aesthetic talent.

American hooked wool rug (c1930) - Horse

American hooked wool rug (circa 1930) – 35x44in

 

 

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