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Barbro Nilsson
(Sweden, 1899-1983)
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.
Barbro nilsson, a carpet, "snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed ab mmf bn.

A CARPET, "Snäckorna", flat weave, ca 275,5 x 195 cm, signed AB MMF BN

(AB Märta Måås-Fjetterström, Barbro Nilsson). Designed in 1943.

Some partly harder wear, slightly dirty, minor stains. Later flax edges and fringes.

Droit de suite: No
Estimate: 

75 000 - 100 000 SEK

7 170 - 9 560 EUR

Hammer price: 
70 000 SEK
Literature

Compare with Lundgren, Tyra: Märta Måås-Fjetterström och väv-verkstaden i Båstad, Stockholm 1968, plate 48; af Klercker, Susanne: Antikt - Bukowskis experter berättar, Västerås/Spanien 2006, colour plate page 182; Liljevalchs konsthalls katalog: Märta Måås-Fjetterström, Märta flyger igen, 90 år med Märta Måås-Fjetterström, Värnamo 2009, colour plate page 145.

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One "Snäckorna" exists in the collection of Nationalmuseum, Stockholm.

Purchasing info
For condition report contact specialist
Anette Granlund
Stockholm
Anette Granlund
Head Specialist Carpets, Textiles and Islamic Works of Art
+46 (0)708 92 19 92