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Sun, Mar 13, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 4042

VINTAGE SCANDINAVIAN SWEDISH KILIM. 8 ft x 5 ft 7 in (2.44 m x 1.7 m).

Estimate: $2,000 - $4,000

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VINTAGE SCANDINAVIAN SWEDISH KILIM RUG. 8 ft x 5 ft 7 in (2.44 m x 1.7 m).

Breathtaking and Extremely Artistic Flat Woven Vintage Scandinavian Swedish Kilim Rug, Country of Origin / Rug Type: Scandinavia, Circa Date: Mid – 20th Century – This flat weave rug is such a happy mid century modern Scandinavian carpet. It is the kind of kilim that is sure to add a subtly innocent pop of color and textured pattern to any room that is lucky enough to have it.

The sophisticated and somewhat symmetrical geometric rug design is created thought a variety of rectangular and square shapes. These basic patterns are featured in a variety of soft pastel colors that combine to create an exquisite and artistic rug.

The combination of simplicity and sophistication is softened by gentle pastel blues, violets, pinks and neutrals. The soft colors that are rendered throughput this beautiful vintage mid century rug boast many subtle and sophisticated tonal variations. The mix of warm and cool colors draw the eye in and create a constant interest and variation throughout this beautiful vintage Swedish rug. The small squares that are sprinkled throughout bestow an artistic impact that is very much in line with the pop art movement.

The overlapping interlaced patterns provide a facilitating artistic touch to this beautiful flat woven vintage Scandinavian Swedish Kilim rug. The soft beige neutral background provides a beautiful backdrop that showcases the colors and designs in the most subtly perfect way. This subtle yet beautiful juxtaposition gives a modern design flare to this vintage Scandinavian rug.

The flat woven vintage Scandinavian Swedish Kilim rug incorporates a unique variation of geometric and vintage design. It creates an eye catching yet quite tranquil accent to any interior decor. It is the kind of piece that will blend perfectly with any Bauhaus or Scandinavian design. That said, it’s soft happy colors and more open artistic pattern make it quite versatile. Regardless of where you will end up placing it, this is the kind of piece that is sure to bring a smile and brighten up ones day every time you look at it.

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Overall excellent condition. Sides are and ends complete and original. Rug is clean and floor ready. Please contact our rug experts at or call us for any questions you may have at 212.545.8029.

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