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Stunning Handwoven Wool Tree Rug/Tapestry by Brita Grahn, Sweden, 1960s

$20,000

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A stunning handwoven wool flatweave rug or tapestry by Brita Grahn depicting a deciduous tree in fall. Executed in vibrant shades of green, yellow and brown on a greenish grey background. Signed BG, Sweden, 1960s. Brita Grahn, Swedish textile artist, was born in 1907. From 1932 to 1940, she had her own textile studio Textura in Uppsala, Sweden. She later went on to become the artistic director of AB Robert Ditzingers weaving studio in Sundbyberg, Sweden. Her experimentation in carpet technique, ranging from flossa, reliefflossa, rölakan and tapestry techniques, Grahn has had solo exhibitions in Stockholm and Gothenburg. She has also participated in group exhibitions in Stockholm and Zurich.

Details

  • Creator
    Brita Grahn (Designer)
  • Dimensions
    Width: 65 in (165.1 cm)Length: 80 in (203.2 cm)
  • Style
    Scandinavian Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    Wool,Dyed
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1960s
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. In excellent vintage condition with no condition issues to report.
  • Seller Location
    Santa Fe, NM
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2159327509072

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