Stripped Vintage Swedish Scandinavian Rag Rug Runner, Origin: Sweden, Circa / Date: Mid 20th Century — Boldly playful and delightfully bright, this textured vintage rag rug is a whimsical, imaginative artistic statement. Vivid sky blues, pastel pinks, warm greens, and bright violet emphasize the striking horizontal pattern of this expressive piece. Crafted in Sweden and displaying the singular combination of lush color, striking lines, sly embellished flourishes and creative execution unique to traditional Swedish textiles, the prominent, whimsical abstraction of this piece is evident throughout. Border-less and bold, the structured horizontal pattern dominates the piece, impressive lines suggestive of strict geometry while preserving a sense of playful delight. Richly colored, boldly playful and exquisitely creative, this beautifully imaginative area rug is a truly original work of art.
Swedish rugs were popular in the mid-20th century as a way to bring a touch of nature and color into designs that featured hard lines and plenty of open floor space beneath the furniture. They have a full cart feel and brought a touch of nature to the indoors. Designers used them as a point of contrast to minimalist furniture and modern designs. This vintage area rug was made from rag and features brilliant colors.
This rug is a beautiful way to add color to the room and will give it a bright and dynamic feel. One of the key concepts of Swedish and Scandinavian rug designs is a respect for nature and preserving the environment. The rags from this Swedish rug were more than likely from other projects and were a frugal way to use them. This concept is perfectly in line with the Swedish design philosophy of the time that emphasizes reverence for nature and the natural world.
This rug has a simple design and an organic feel. It has a folk-art quality that will add charm to any space. If you want to add a touch of color to your space, This rug gives you plenty of options. You can easily choose any of the colors in the rug for accents or artwork. It is a whimsy called piece that will allow you to add a touch of character and express your personality.
The rug is smaller in size, which will allow you to use that and any room of the home. It is a perfect piece for a layered look or a Boho Chic room that emphasizes color and simplicity. It is dynamic and energetic. This hallway runner rug is expressive and will allow you to add your own style and personality to your space for a design that is uniquely you.