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Vintage Swedish Marta Maas Fjetterstrom Vita Rutmattan Carpet 48438

$22,500.00 $16,500.00

Size: 6 ft 7 in x 9 ft 9 in (2.01 m x 2.97 m)
Origin: Scandinavia
Style: Kilims

This pleasing composition titled “Vita Rutmattan” is a vintage Scandinavian Kilim rug from mid-20th century Sweden, crafted by Marta Maas Fjetterstrom. Woven in cheerful pastel colors, this charming rug is dominated by a grid of squares separated by crisp striped dividers and intersected by staggered lines of changing color. Bands frame the grid at opposite ends of the rug, with finely detailed accents breaking up visual spaces. This rug is a pleasing example of the Swedish Kilim style, and is a wonderful and cheerful composition.

A beautiful Vintage Mid century Swedish “Vita Rutmattan” Carpet by Marta Maas Fjetterstrom, Country of Origin: Scandinavia, Circa Date: Mid-20th Century – The work of of the iconic textile designer Marta Maas Fjettterstrom is highly recognizable for its use of color and contemporary designs. This design, titled Vita Rutmattan, has an earthy feel with its use of grays, browns, ivory, and rust. Yet, the design offers a distinctly contemporary look. The work of Maas combines organic colors and geometric design forms to create a fusion that feels traditional, yet modern at the same time.

Another characteristic of the Swedish rugs by this highly renowned textile designer, Marta Maas Fjetterstrom, is the use of crosshatching in the geometric areas using gently blended colors to create texture and emotion. The artist emphasized horizontal motion in the design through the use of wavy lines. The design of this alluring vintage Scandinavian rug creates a sense of continuity by using half blocks along the edges and running the wavy lines off the edge of the design area. This adds interest and makes this decorative vintage Swedish Marta Maas Fjetterstrom Vita Rutmattan carpet appear to take up a visually larger area of the room.

This is a beautiful contemporary Vita Rutmattan carpet, by the great Marta Maas Fjetterstrom, that would go well with minimalist, organic inspired, or modern Scandinavian design. It is a vintage mid century modern room sized rug that is perfect for any modern home or office space. A vintage mid century rug by Marta Maas Fjetterstrom is an essential for any mid 20th century interior design collection. Her designs translate well into the contemporary design world. This timeless flat weave rug is a treasure and is an essential piece of modern art that is simple enough to complement any number of design tastes and themes.

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