Marianne Richter - Design New York Tuesday, December 13, 2016 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Private collection, Sweden

  • Literature

    Tyra Carolina Lundgren, Märta Måås-Fjetterström och väv-verkstaden i Båstad, Stockholm, 1968, fig. 67 for a variation of the same design

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present lot is registered in the Märta Måås-Fjetterström Archives as #13093. Phillips wishes to thank Angelica Persson and Martin Chard from Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB for their assistance with the cataloguing of the present lot.

Property from Private Collection, Sweden


"Josefina blå" rug

designed 1955, woven 1957
Handwoven wool on a linen warp.
114 x 110 in. (289.6 x 279.4 cm)
Produced by Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB, Båstad, Sweden, woven by Berta Nylander and Inga Hurtig. Woven with manufacturer’s mark AB MMF and artist’s initials MR. Together with a certificate of authenticity from Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB.

$20,000 - 30,000 

Sold for $35,000

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New York Auction 13 December 2016