Vintage Swedish Kilim Rug by Scandinavian Artist Ingegerd Silow, Country Of Origin: Sweden, Circa Date: 1950’s — Introduce your home’s interior design to warmth, texture, and comfort with this vintage Scandinavian Kilim rug by Ingegerd Silow. Minimalist yet tranquil, this vintage Swedish rug designed by Ingegerd Silow features pleasant, soothing neutrals balanced by springy shades of salmon pink and grass green.
An unadorned central field provides a counterpoint to the striking geometric border, which features evenly spaced, deconstructed floral motifs, alternating with subtle hourglass shapes in tones of pale blue and green. Tied together with grey and green line work, the border evokes a balance between distinct energies. This fine example of the paradigms of Scandinavian composition showcases a modern interpretation of natural elements. Displaying this vintage rug would add a wholesome, organic component to any type of modern-day decor.
Scandinavian rugs are some of the most highly sought after vintage mid-century modern rugs on the planet today. Each Scandinavian rug has a story and that story directly relates to Scandinavia’s culture. What is revealed from this beautiful vintage Scandinavian flat weave kilim rug is a great amount in regards to both social conventions and aesthetics of that particular region. Every single section within this kilim flat woven area rug is unique to itself and the historical roots this rug has are shown within its beauty.
Weaver and textile art icon, Ingegerd Silow, is most notably known for her ability to combine and weave together geometry and a vivid color sense within the Scandinavia’s traditional charm. Silow’s rugs are both subtle and chic, yet maintain a whimsy air which the people of Scandinavia are known for. This particular green background vintage Scandinavian Kilim rug, which immaculately displays a modern design with the traditions of Scandinavia is the perfect addition to any avid appreciator of interior design.