Beautiful Coral Vintage Peace And Joy Rug By Picasso, Country Of Origin: Scandinavia, Circa Date: Vintage – This endearing vintage Pablo Picasso “Peace and Joy” art rug represents a piece of art history that reflects mid-20th century aesthetics that still has appeal for collectors and designers of today. Vintage Scandinavian rugs from the mid 20th century were highly collectible at the time when they were produce and known for their high quality. Many these vintage rugs reproduced popular artworks of the time, as with this case. They still have a simple appeal that is suitable for modern design and work well with minimalist and modern Scandinavian design.
Picasso’s message is reflected within this art rug in the simple line drawing and simple use of color. This vintage Picasso Peace and Joy Art rug uses tone on tone to frame the central motif of the design. The symbol of the dove with an olive branch and young woman convey a universal message that is understood by all. This vintage square size rug is based on an original artwork by Picasso. The artwork itself appears to be done using long lines that are unbroken. This artistic Picasso Peace and Joy Art rug was executed using only a few simple strokes that have few start and stop points. This helps to convey the simple straightforward nature of the message.
This vintage, mid 20th century, Picasso Peace and Joy Art rug, is not only an important piece of work by a mid 20th century master, it is a beautiful piece that brings its message of peace and tranquility to the space. It would be an excellent addition to a tone on tone room, or to any collection of mid 20th century art. It has a simple elegance all its own and could either be used as a rug or mounted as a wall tapestry.