Barbro Nilsson, ‘"Salerno blå" rug’, designed 1948-woven 1952, Phillips

Woven by Inga Johansson and Mary Sylvander. Woven with manufacturer’s mark AB MMF and artist’s initials BN. Together with a certificate of authenticity from Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB.

The present lot is registered in the Märta Måås-Fjetterström Archives as #8525. Phillips wishes to thank Angelica Persson and Martin Chard from Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB for their assistance with the cataloguing of the present lot.

Manufacturer: Märta Måås-Fjetterström AB, Båstad, Sweden

Form (Stockholm), no. 1, 1948, p. 138 for a variation of the same design
Märta Måås-Fjetterström: Märta flyger igen! 90 år med Märta Måås-Fjetterström, exh. cat., Liljevalchs Konsthall, Stockholm, 2009, p. 151 for a variation of the same design

Woven for Captain Bergman, Gothenburg, Sweden 1952
Thence by descent, 2013
Acquired from the above by the present owner

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