Breathtaking Vintage Scandinavian Paul Klee Modern Art Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Scandinavia Rug, Circa Date: Mid – 20th Century – The mid century modern designs of the iconic artist Paul Klee are witty and have a childlike curiosity that plays an part of what makes his works so coveted and appreciated. His abstract art works were influenced by movements such as expressionism, surrealism, and cubism. His passion was the exploration of color theory to create certain emotions in a piece of work.
This modern art rug is an excellent example. It is a magnificent vintage Scandinavain rug that features muted tones and recognizable design elements such as letters, crosshatching, and a border that bleeds into the edges.
Soft hints of yellows, pinks, blues, grays, and browns blend together beautifully to create an artistic sense of classic timelessness. The entire art rug has an intentionally faded appearance and what appears to be age cracks, such as those which could be found in an old stucco or plaster. Crosshatching patterns gives the appearance of an old tear that has been mended. All of these elements come together to create a piece that has a classic antique appearance.
This vintage mid century rug has the appearance of a watercolor painting, with all of the colors running into and blending with each other. This creates new tones and subtle shades that add to the depth and beauty of this Paul Klee modern art rug. The tone of the rug could be described as peaceful and reflective.
Created by a prominent Bauhaus School of Art teacher, this vintage mid century rug is an excellent example of abstract art. It would complement any retro, mid century, or contemporary Scandinavian design that calls for subtle shading and blended hues.
Paul Klee used his art as a form of personal expression, drawing from his background in architecture and design. This Paul Klee modern art rug is a unique reflection of a famous artist and will be a treasured conversation piece to be admired for many decades to come.