Group of three Swedish Painted Burlap Bonad Panels. 1780-1830. These rare wallcoverings are found mainly now in museums. A delightful Swedish folk art form, these panels were a form of folk art tapestry hung to brighten up long winter months. These panels are from one hanging, and have whimsical cherub, elderberry, columns, florals bursting from urns in typical blues and rust paint. From the estate of renowned Swedish antiques expert and author of Kulturhistoria, Bengt Janson, Stockholm, Sweden. $4,900 for all three; $1,800 per panel.
|Approximate for all||51" x 50.5"|
|Panel 1||53" x 53.5"|
|Panel 2||51.25" x 50.5"|
|Panel 3||51.75" x 44"|
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