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Barbro Nilsson
(1899-1983)

A CARPET, "Rödingen", knotted pile, ca 316,5 x 255 cm, signed AB MMF BN

(AB Märta Måås-Fjetterström, Barbro Nilsson). Designed in 1954. The colour scheme is decided for the carpet to lie beneath a large wall with Gründewald paintings. (Rare).

Stains. The sides and ends have insignificant fold wear, later ends and signatures, all fringes are missing.

Droit de suite: Yes
Estimate: 

90 000 - 100 000 SEK

8 604 - 9 560 EUR

Hammer price: 
105 000 SEK
Literature

Compare with Mattor Vävnader, Märta Måås-Fjetterström, Barbro Nilsson, Marianne Richter, Ann-Mari Forsberg, Barbro Sprinchorn, Stockholm the 1960's, plate page 16. Möller, Viggo Sten: En bok om Barbro Nilsson, Stockholm/Barcelona 1977, colour plates page 74.

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A large "Rödingen" was woven for the Svenska Handelsbanken in Stockholm.

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Anette Granlund
Stockholm
Anette Granlund
Head Specialist Carpets, Textiles and Islamic Works of Art
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