Vintage Scandinavian Bruna Heden Carpet by Marta Maas Fjetterstrom 46844
This masterful Bruna Heden design vintage Scandinavian rug is a testament to the technical skills and artistic eye of Marta Maas Fjetterstrom, one of the most influential designers of vintage rugs. The artist’s talent for using modular motifs and precise geometry and her influences from studying Oriental rugs are all revealed in this timeless pattern known as ‘Bruna Heden.’ Stepped lozenges with deliberate color arrangements, glowing outlines and hash-mark accents fill the field with an impeccable geometric repeating pattern. The sharp right-angles and duality of the feminine rose colors and masculine browns are reflected in the intricate borders, which showcase universal weaving motifs, Eastern-influenced details and artistic color choices that show all of the designs in their most flattering light in this magnificent Bruna Heden carpet by the iconic Marta Maas Fjetterstrom.
A Magnificent Mid Century Modern Vintage Bruna Heden Carpet Scandinavian Rug by Marta Maas, Country of Origin: Sweden, Circa Date: Mid 20th Century – Designed by the iconic textile designer Marta Maas Fjetterstrom, this timeless vintage Swedish rollaken, titled “Bruna Heden” depicts a phenomenal series of tessellating tiles and impeccable Orientalist motifs.
This mesmerizing design features the natural artistic work of the famous Swedish rug and textile designer, Marta Maas Fjetrerstrom. This beautiful vintage Scandinavian rug uses a universal geometric design that would go well with themes ranging from southwestern to African. The warm, rich browns and rust of the rug create a feeling of harmony and peace within the room.
The design of the vintage Scandinavian Marta Maas Fjetterstrom Bruna Heden carpet is based on repeating geometric shapes with alternating rows in browns and reds, creating an inviting organic texture. The main border of the rug is different along the horizontal and vertical axis. This beautiful vintage kilim rug has horizontal and vertical symmetry, but the central focal point of the rug is in an area of brown, which makes it appear to be the background of the Scandinavian Bruna Heden rug. This emphasizes the colors used in the vertical rows.
The center vertical row of the Bruna Heden carpet is in browns, which draws the eye to the rows near the main border of the vintage rug. The artist chose to use a different border design along the bottom and sides of the piece. The colors of the Marta Maas rug blend harmoniously and accentuate the rhythmic pattern of the simple geometric shapes. The design of the flat weave rug is based on simplicity, which would make it the excellent addition to a minimalist or modern room. This mid century rug adds character to the room and gives it a distinctively earthy feel that will enhance any nature inspired modern design.