Éva Németh woven woollen wall-hanging, Hungary c1980s

Éva Németh woven woollen wall-hanging, Hungary c1980s

Code: T034


W: 79cm (31.1")H: 99cm (39")

£495.00 plus postage Approx $633.8, €539.8, ¥70714

This woven woollen wall-hanging features a design of stylised birds and flowers. It is woven in a heavyweight wool using mainly nature-inspired shades of green, ochre and ecru with blues and brown highlighting the flowers and birds. It has the designer's initials NE in the lower right corner. The vertical edges are hemmed on the underside. It is in excellent vintage condition.

Éva Németh (1930-2019) was a Hungarian textile designer. She was educated at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design 1955-60. During the 1970s and 80s she won textile design prizes and featured in many solo exhibitions and group shows in Budapest and other European cities. Her work had been reference in several textiles publications and has been used in public art in Hungary and Austria. Nemeth’s tapestries were sold in Denmark during the 1970-80s.