Colourful hand knotted wool hanging is probably a translation of the work of an artist. This was a time when modern artists work began to work with weavers who would translate their paintings into a tufted canvas. The resurgence of tapestries in the 1950's and 1960's became popular through technology mechanized tufting machine that emerged in the 1930's. This allowed painters to explore a new medium which was time consuming and expensive into a world of texture and color. The tapestry label; Junghans Wool 5100 Aacken-Hand knot work, with caring instructions and rings attached for hanging.
Height: 26.38 in. (67 cm) Width: 39.38 in. (100 cm) Depth: 0.79 in. (2 cm)
Style: Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
Materials and Techniques: Hand-KnottedWool
Place of Origin: Germany