Barbro Nilsson - Design London Thursday, May 12, 2022 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Sweden

  • Literature

    Viggo Sten Møller, En bok om Barbro Nilsson, Stockholm, 1977, p. 66 for the design
    Märta Måås-Fjetterström: Märta flyger igen!:90 år med Märta Måås-Fjetterström 3.10.2009-6.1.2010, exh, cat., Liljevalchs konsthall, Stockholm, 2009, p. 143 for the design

  • Catalogue Essay

    Phillips would like to thank Angelica Persson from Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB for her assistance in cataloguing the present lot.


'Gråspättan' rug

designed 1943, executed 1950s
Handwoven wool on a linen warp.
328 x 206.5 cm (129 1/8 x 81 1/4 in.)
Produced by Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB, Båstad, Sweden. Woven with manufacturer’s mark AB MMF and artist’s initials BN.

£4,000 - 6,000 Ω

Sold for £6,300

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Antonia King

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+44 20 7901 7944


London Auction 12 May 2022