The Persian carpet is an essential part of Persian art and culture. To look at it, is to gaze into a world of artistic magnificence nurtured Carpet weaving is undoubtedly one of the most distinguished manifestations of Persian culture and art, and dates back to ancient Persia.
Needlework is a contemporary art of the past two centuries. Using a needle and colorful silk thread, bastings and stitches are shaped upon the fabric, creating beautiful designs and pleasant colors.
Such portraits are a means for the needlework master to communicate with others and express his or her inner desires.