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Ingegerd Torhamn
(1898-1994)
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,
Ingegerd torhamn, a carpet and a sketch, "svensk-amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,

A CARPET AND A SKETCH, "Svensk-Amerika", knotted pile, gouache, the carpet ca 109 x 156 cm, the sketch ca 20x26 cm,

signed it (Ingegerd Torhamn). A modernistic polychrome composition with a standing man in front of a factory and a Swedish flag. Designed and executed by Ingegerd Torhamn for the Stockholm exhibition in 1930. The frame of the sketch is later.

The carpet: partly slightly faded, slightly dirty, minor stains, insignificant colour run areas and damages. One end is worn.
The carpet sketch: Insignificant wear and stains.

Droit de suite: Yes
Estimate: 

40 000 - 50 000 SEK

4 094 - 5 118 EUR

Hammer price: 
80 000 SEK
Provenance

Ingegerd Torhamn. The carpet was sold at Bukowskis Moderna autumn auction in 2001 with the catalogue number 1250, the carpet sketch was sold at Bukowskis Moderna spring auction in 2002 with the catalogue number 999.

Exhibitions

The carpet: Stockholmsutställningen 1930; V.I.P. in Swedish Design - Axel Larsson, Ingegerd Torhamn, Kalmar Konstmuseum 1996; Svensk Form, Stockholm 2001.

Literature

Kalmar Konstmuseums utställningskatalog: V.I.P. in Swedish Design - Axel Larsson, Ingegerd Torhamn, Kalmar 1996, colour plate opposite page 13.

Purchasing info
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Anette Granlund
Stockholm
Anette Granlund
Head Specialist Carpets, Textiles and Islamic Works of Art
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