This is Persian handmade carpet miniature tableau named ‘The Need for Caress’ (Niaz e Navazesh in Farsi). It is woven based on a Miniature painting of Mahmoud Farshchian. Persian handmade pictorial carpet (or carpet tableau or carpet frame) is a specially woven carpet suitable for wall-hanging and home decoration. This type of handmade rug is usually made by Tabriz designers and generally made of silk & kork (lamb wool).
The themes usually used in carpet tableaux are: Persian Miniature, Scenery, Statues, French Style, Flowers, People, and Quran verses.
Tabriz is the capital of pictorial carpet weaving in Iran. The stunning carpet tableaux woven in this city can be a great option for your home decor. They are usually framed and hanged on the wall.