Beautiful Vintage Pile Scandinavian Marta Maas Steninge Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Vintage Scandinavian Rugs, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – A refreshing spring like blend of purple, pink, yellow, brown and ivory grace this signed vintage mid century Marta Mass Fjetterstrom rug from Scandinavia. The philosophy of the textile designer was that she wanted the viewer to experience some element of nature with every line and motif that she placed on her vintage mid century rugs. This connection to the natural world guided her choice of colors, patterns, and line.
This vintage Scandinavian rug was produced during the mid 20th century and insisted on quality and precise execution of her design concepts. This exquisite rug design features whimsical, simple floral elements arranged beautifully in a way that makes them appear as if they are floating on a gently rippling pool of water. The design uses horizontal and vertical symmetry to achieve a sense of balance.
The rippling waves and regularly spaced elements give it a sense of rhythm and order. The design is based on repetition of pattern in the field and throughout the various borders. This Marta Maas Steninge rug design brings a calming feel through its use of color and space. The use of light and dark colors in the background of the field provide the impression of waves in motion.
This harmonious and calming vintage pile Scandinavian Marta Maas Steninge rug is a highly collectible work of art by an important 20th century artist. This exquisite vintage Marta Maas carpet would go well with modern Scandinavian, minimalist, or any contemporary design where a touch of the natural world is needed. The the vivid colors of this magnificent Marta Maas Steninge rug and the use of a balanced design make this rug an excellent addition to any contemporary collection.