Beautiful Vintage Pile Mid Century Scandinavian Marta Maas Rug by Barbro Nilsson 49564, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Scandinavia Rug, Circa Date: Mid – 20th Century – This unique vintage Scandinavian Marta Maas rug by Barbro Nilsson is a rare and magnificent masterpiece, reminiscent of her “Krabban” rug style. The surface design of this carpet creates an alluring modern aesthetic with geometric shapes and soft decorative and happy pastel hues. The original white fringe is all there and completes this beautiful vintage mid century rug with a refined touch and just a hint of untamed curiosity.
The wide border pattern, that encapsulates and beautifully frames the inner field, of this beautiful Barbro Nilsson carpet, comprises a stunning amalgam of uniform penny rug design pattern, which appear as white circles enclosed by rings of different colors. The soft neutral beige background that bears these glistening beads creates a magnificent juxtaposition that illuminates their colors brilliantly.
These colors featured in this mid century Scandinavian Marta Maas rug include perfectly selected hues of maroon and brown as well as soft shades of sea foam / blue base green, yellow and grey. The result of this skillful color play is a dazzling artistic impact that both fascinating to view and easy to live with.
This dazzling border contrasts wonderfully with the central field design of this beautiful vintage mid century carpet. The field itself displays four uniform square shapes, the centers of which, bear the likeness of an ornate labyrinth or maze. These inner rectangle shapes alternate in pastel colors of blue and sandy tan.
Five large sandy tan colored circles flank each side of this strand of square figures. Although these circles are larger, their shape itself mirrors the same as the glittering beads that line and frame this breathtaking vintage Scandinavian rug. This play on size and design provides both a familiar unity as well as a fascinating differentiation.
The delicate white details that are woven into the latticework pattern of the central field create a feeling of of intricacy. The combination of subtle hues and fascinating patterns create both a peaceful and powerful visual impression that is rarely matched. This intricately designed mid century Scandinavian Marta Maas rug will add a special charm to any home’s interior decor.