Textiles

Wall Tapestry #9 Marta Måås Fjetterström

£2,300

Description

A vintage mid-20th century handwoven textile designed and made by Marta Måås Fjetterström, Båstad, Sweden.
The tapestry's geometric composition is made up almost entirely of triangles and diamond shapes with only the occasional line.
The most prevalent color of the piece is a flecked bluey-green, there are also hues of pinks, browns, blues, yellows and cream which all have a wonderful texture about them.
The wool and linen are in excellent original condition. The naturally dyed fibers are still vibrant in color and retain a sheen from the organic oily fats in the wool.
Measurements refer to the framed piece.

Specification

Height: 55 cm
Width: 70 cm
Depth: 3.5 cm

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