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Vintage Scandinavian Swedish Kilim 48238

Size: 6 ft 4 in x 9 ft 8 in (1.93 m x 2.95 m)
Origin: Scandinavia
Style: Kilims

Vintage Scandinavian Swedish Kilim, Origin: Scandinavia, Circa: Mid-Twentieth Century – Here is a beautifully woven vintage rug – a vintage Scandinavian kilim that was woven in Sweden during the middle years of the twentieth century. Riddled with the sort of design elements that are so popular in the body of mid-century Scandinavian rugs and carpets, this piece showcases some of the finer points of that important style. What is perhaps most unique about this Swedish kilim is its distinct color pallet, which incorporates shades of orange, yellow, green, blue and more. A majority of the carpet is characterized by a vibrant orange tone, while it is separated by a series of bands on both the vertical and the horizontal. Vertically, the carpet is divided into two separate sections, pardoned off by a series of three fellow vertical lines.  A similar device is employed horizontally: the carpet is again divided into two portions, this time by a series of three large green bands, populated by lovely, traditional Scandinavian design elements. An appealing piece, this vintage Swedish kilim is a comely example.

Riddled with the sort of design elements that are so popular in the body of mid century Scandinavian rugs and carpets, this vintage flat woven rug showcases some of the finer points of that important style. The bright, cheerful colors of this mid century vintage Scandinavian rug blend beautifully to create a sense of freshness in the room. The colors of the vintage Swedish rug are vibrant yet earthy. The textile designer who created this magnificent flat woven rug chose hues that are complementary yet reminiscent of those found in the natural world.

The design of the beautiful kilim rug uses primitive geometric designs similar to tribal patterns found throughout the world. This creates a fascinating and artistic vintage Swedish flat weave kilim rug with international appeal that would go well with African, Southwestern American, Middle Eastern, and other tribal designs. The more casual and even tribal shapes used in this beautiful mid century vintage rug are universal and found in many cultures.

An orange field is bordered by green, yellow and brown bands. It is divided horizontally and vertically, which adds to its sense of balance and harmony with nature. This mid century Swedish kilim rug brings together color and design in a way that will brighten any space. From a distance, the field and background of the green bands appear to be a solid color, but upon closer examination, they are a blend of similar tones. This adds to the vibrancy of the rug and gives it texture and interest.

This is an important mid century Swedish kilim rug and would be an excellent addition to a retro decor, organic or nature inspired design. This captivating vintage Scandinavian Swedish kilim rug is versatile and compliments any number of modern or retro interior design schemes that could use a bold splash of color.

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