Beautiful Warm Geometric Vintage Scandinavian Wanda Krakow Mid Century Modern Kilim Rug 46858
This vintage mid-century designer rug depicts a graphic pattern of precise warm-tone tiles with variegated accents and detailed right-angle decorations.
A magnificent Flat Woven Vintage Scandinavian Wanda Krakow Kilim Rug, Origin: Sweden, Circa: Mid 20th Century – This wonderfully modern mid-century vintage rug features a stark, well-defined pattern of repeating tiles that are rendered in an ideal selection of 20th century colors. Pale lemon yellow details and opposing charcoal gray accents are paired with variegated mustard yellows, woody browns and bright persimmon oranges that are distinctly mod. H-shaped dividers transect the composition and maximize the strong right-angle geometry while doubling as border decorations that intersect the outermost tiles and fill the ornamental end pieces. From the tonal variegation to the uncompromising geometry and lively family of warm colors, this vintage Swedish flat-weave rug embodies the mid-century zeitgeist.
Riddled with the sort of artistic design elements that are so popular in vintage mid century modern Scandinavian area rugs, this Swedish kilim rug showcases some of the finer points of this important style. The bright, cheerful colors of this mid century vintage area rug from Scandinavia blend beautifully to create a sense of freshness in the room. The colors of the vintage Swedish rug are vibrant yet happy and sunny. Wanda Krakow, the textile designer who created this magnificent kilim rug, chose warm fall like color hues of a sunset that are complementary yet reminiscent of those found in the natural world.
The design of the beautiful kilim rug uses squares and primitive geometric designs similar to other types of tribal patterns found throughout the world. This creates a fascinating and artistic vintage Swedish flat weave kilim rug with international appeal that would go well with African, Southwestern, American, Middle Eastern and other tribal influenced designs. The more casual and even tribal shapes used in this beautiful mid century modern area rug are universal and found in many cultures.
The beautiful rugs from the mid century, especially the iconic Swedish rugs, are an excellent addition to any retro decor, or Scandinavian inspired design. This captivating vintage Scandinavian Swedish kilim rug is versatile and compliments any number of modern or retro interior design schemes that could use a bold splash of color.
For those shopping for rugs for their home decor, and want a retro or MCM inspired design, these area rugs from Sweden really cant be beat.