Vintage Swedish Carpet by Rakel Callander 48453
Size: 4 ft 7 in x 6 ft 4 in (1.4 m x 1.93 m) | Print |
Vintage Swedish Carpet by Rakel Callander, Origin: Scandinavia, Circa: Mid-20th Century – This incredible Scandinavian rug is bursting with rich autumn color and bold patterns. Incorporating a phenomenal assortment of clear and well-designed geometric shapes that are arranged in a pleasing flipped symmetry, this rug is an excellent example of crisp and skillful weaving. Callendar has combined geometric star and right angle motifs to create a bright and cheerful composition that is representative of Scandinavian folk crafts. This vintage Swedish Kilim is an artful execution of the tradition, and highly representative of the skill possessed by Rakel Callander and their contemporaries during the mid-20th century.