This Week We Feature A Vintage Swedish Marta Maas Fjetterstrom Ljusa Plador Rug
Vintage Swedish Marta Maas Fjetterstrom Ljusa Plador Rug – One of the most influential figures in the world of textile art, Marta Maas Fjetterstrom was a mid twentieth century Swedish rug designer whose reputation is as large today as it has ever been.
Marta Maas Fjetterstrom has works in some of the most prestigious museums in the world, and designers everywhere covet her pieces for their impeccable quality and their unique, beautiful designs. A driving force behind Maas Fjetterstrom’s aesthetic was her belief that every line and every form represents an opportunity for the viewer to have an intimate, first-hand experience of nature.
Such an attention to detail – combined with a taste for geometry and soothing color palettes – were certainly among the qualities that propelled vintage rugs by Marta Maas Fjetterstrom’s to the stratosphere of the textile art world.
Today’s Wednesday Wishlist piece is a gorgeous Scandinavian rug designed by Maas-Fjetterstrom. Boasting a lovely array of geometric figures throughout, this rug is deeply representative of the signature Marta Maas-Fjetterstrom style.
Similarly, the inviting color palette – consisting of neutral colors – is a trademark characteristic of a Marta Mass-Fjetterstrom rug. Intriguingly, the fascinating composition of this piece is simultaneously exciting and calming, expressive and introspective.
Marta Maas Fjetterstrom’s ingenious manipulation of geometry in this Scandinavian rug makes for a piece that is hard to look away from, and her masterful utilization of subtly contrasting colors give the rug a sort of quiet sophistication.
Works of art of this caliber, while perhaps rare for some rug artists and designers, are just the sort of thing that Maas-Fjetterstrom is so famous for creating. Their enduring beauty of this vintage rug is a testament to the singular vision and incomparable abilities of the artist, and ensures that her reputation will only continue to grow over time.
If you enjoyed this post, you may enjoy other content from the Nazmiyal Blog of Interior Design & Style! Wednesday Wishlist pieces from the past include this beautiful vintage Moroccan rug, this gorgeous antique Aubusson rug, and this amazing antique Persian Serapi rug! Be sure to check in each Wednesday for a new Wishlist rug!