Faizullah Haghighi Rugs


His Excellency Arabsorkhai and Dr. Hossein Ghassemi being interviewed standing next to Master Faizullah Haghighi in front of the Haghighi display at the opening of the Kish Carpet Festival.


F. Haghighi in Isfahan and Haghighi Carpet in Tehran
F. Haghighi in Isfahan and Haghighi Carpet in Tehran

Left to right Parviz Alami, myself (Barry O'Connell) and Faizullah Haghighi
Shiraz Vakil Mosque—with 1200 knots in width and total of 960,000 knots in the entire carpet with at least 70 various herbal and fixed colors

Haghighi Carpet Co. Tehran
Very high quality Isfahan carpets woven by his brother. Weaving and designing carpets started by his father. Has pieces that are affordable as well as "museum quality" pieces. Worth a visit if you are interested in city rugs. He can arrange for shipping. Located in northern Tehran at:
No. 5 Golshahr Blvd - just off Africa F. Way, Tehran, Iran
Phone: (0098-21) 205-5683, Fax: (0098-21) 205-9643

The Nasser Faizullah Haghighi Isfahan Carpet
Isfahan Rugs: The Nasser Faizullah Haghighi Isfahan Carpet

Comments: This rug is from Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran.

Description:
Fine Isfahan Carpet
Signed: Masterweaver Haghighi
Wool on Silk
Dimension: 3.70m x 2.30m
12' 2" x  7' 6"

The finest Haghighi Carpet at the Kish Festival
Isfahan Rugs: The finest Haghighi Carpet at the Kish Festival
I took this at the Haghighi booth. I usually use a ruler or baring that a coin to show some sense of scale. Having neither handy I asked a young lady to lend a finger. This is an extraordinarily fine carpet for a wool pile rug.
wool pile rug
This picture does not do this carpet justice at all. The bright lights lend a certain yellow hue to the image and my camera was no help either.

A Haghighi Tile Pattern Islimi Carpet
Isfahan Rugs: A Haghighi Tile Pattern Islimi Carpet
One of the secrets of the success of Haghighi Carpets is the innovation that is a hallmark of these rugs. It is not unusual to see Persian carpet design in tile so Haghighi has taken a tile pattern and made a carpet out of it.

F. Haghighi Archang Isfahan rug
Isfahan Rugs: F. Haghighi Archang Isfahan rug
Description: This rug is from Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. The designer is the late Master Ahmad Archang of Isfahan.

Isfahan drapery design carpet, 
2200 or 1600 knots per row, wool 
and silk, one of the old designs of
Late Master Ahmad Archang.
Fabricated by F-Haghighi, 
Two measures: 2 x 3 and 1.70 x2.50

Faizullah Haghighi 6 meter Isfahan Carpet
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi 6 meter Isfahan Carpet

Notes: This rug is from Master Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. I believe that Master Faizullah Haghighi is also the designer.

Description:
Isfahan design carpet 
( ¼ asymmetric) , 2300 knots 
per row, wool and silk.
Fabricated by F- Haghighi,  
Measurements: 2 x 3 (m)

Faizullah Haghighi The base of the dome of Shah-Mosque Isfahan Carpet
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi The base of the dome of Shah-Mosque Isfahan Carpet
Comments: This rug is from Master Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. I believe that Master Faizullah Haghighi is also the designer.

Description:
A perfection carpet, tableau of 
the dome base of Shah-Mosque  in Isfahan
4400 knots in each row. wool on silk, Chemical and natural vegetable color Weaver F.Haghighi 
Measures: 4.50 x 1.90

Faizullah Haghighi The Chahar Bagh School Isfahan Carpet
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi The Chahar Bagh School Isfahan Carpet
Comments: This rug is from Master Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. I believe that Master Faizullah Haghighi is also the designer.

Description:
Chahar Bagh School
with 1400 knots in width and total
1,428,000 knots in the entire carpet
with numerous herbal and fixed colors.
The school was built in 1747.

Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug
Comments: This rug is from Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. The designer is the late Master Rostam Shirazi of Isfahan.

Description:
Isfahan design carpet 
( ¼ asymmetric), greatly
fine-woven, 2000 knots per row,
designed by Master Rostam Shirazi.
Made by F-Haghighi,
Measures: 1.70 x2.50 (m)

Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug #2
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug #2
Comments: This rug is from Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. The designer is by the late Master Rostam Shirazi of Isfahan.

Description:
Isfahan design carpet
( ¼ asymmetric) , 3000
knots per row, wool and silk, 
designed by Master Rostam Shirazi.
Fabricated by F- Haghighi,
Measurements: 3 x 4 (m)

Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug #3
Isfahan Rugs: Faizullah Haghighi/Rostam Shirazi Isfahan rug #3

Comments: This rug is from Faizullah Haghighi one of the very best carpet producers in Iran. The designer is by the late Master Rostam Shirazi of Isfahan.

Description:
Isfahan design rug, wool 
and silk, designed by Master Rostam Shirazi.
Produced by F-Haghighi, 
Measures: 1.30 x 2.00 (m)