Mid-20th Century Ingrid Dessau Swedish Striped Black, Blue, Ivory Handmade Rug BB5291 5'2" × 8'10" $10,000
This uncomplicated yet ingenious creation comes from the hands of an iconic Swedish designer – Ingrid Dessau. Although the signature of the author is not present in the main field, anyone can tell straight away that this piece was created by a gifted professional. Its minimalistic appearance is deeply embedded in the philosophy of Scandinavian design which promotes functionality, practicality, quality, simplicity and beauty based on inspirations coming from nature. The main field is adorned with delicate, flowing stripes in a balanced color palette featuring brown, blue and off-white. The shorter edges are additionally finished with a fringe which gives the rug a truly heartwarming, whimsical character.
This vintage pile-weave was masterfully hand-knotted of the finest wool in accordance with old and refined weaving techniques by a skilled artisan. Due to such expert making, the Swedish rug is distinguished by exceptional durability which helped it survive until this day in excellent condition. This lovely rug is a perfect option for all lovers of Scandinavian aesthetics, timeless chic and minimalistic elegance. It will match a wide variety of interior arrangements, from classic to modern.
Mid-20th Century Ingrid Dessau Swedish Striped Black, Blue, Ivory Handmade Rug BB5291