Artistic Vintage French Tapestry by Lars Gynning, country of origin / rug type: French Tapestry Rugs, Circa date: Vintage – Introducing the exquisite tapestry rug crafted by Lars Gynnning, a striking choice tailored for today’s trending color schemes. A true gem in the realm of collectibles, this piece showcases the artistry of a distinguished creator. Its palette of blues, grays, and mauves imparts a refreshing and cool ambiance, while the abstract design adds a touch of modernity to any home or office space.
Lars Gynnning, a Swedish artist, previously served as a designer at the renowned Aubusson textile works in France‘s Creuse region. Renowned for his magnificently artistic wall hanging tapestries, particularly those designed for wall adornment, Gynnning left an indelible mark on the art scene. Dating back to the 1980’s, this particular tapestry rug bears the artist’s signature, along with the stylized PF in the lower left corner—a hallmark of Pinton Freres, the director of Aubusson tapestry works during that era. Gynnning’s association with the establishment began in the early 1940’s, showcasing a rich history.
Titled “Gryning,” translating to “dawn” or “morning light” in Swedish, this flat woven tapestry rug captures the hues of a rising sun, undoubtedly inspired by a breathtaking sunrise. Gynnning’s creations, classified as modern abstracts, carry a distinctive style that is easily recognizable.
Adorned with soft, muted colors reminiscent of spring flowers on a beautiful morning, this French rug imparts a sense of freshness and renewal. It infuses the room with a light and airy atmosphere, radiating optimism and brightness. In line with the resurgence of using statement pieces to create focal points, this tapestry rug is a perfect choice for drawing attention in a modern setting. Additionally, its compatibility extends to Mid-century Modern rooms, offering a means to elevate and invigorate the space.
This magnificent creation by a celebrated mid-century modern artist serves as a splendid addition to contemporary, modern, or mid-century decor. For any inquiries, our team of rug professionals stands ready to assist you on your journey with this exceptional piece.