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detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into remarkable woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

detail from a tapestry by Hannah Ryggen (1894-1970) a self-taught weaver, translating the claustrophobic feeling of war and destruction into remarkable woven cloths. She commented on Fascism and Nazism’s emergence in Europe in the inter-war years, and Norwegian politics in the post-war years.

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com  Hannah Ryggen."Potteblå". 1963.

HANNAH RYGGEN. VERDEN I VEVEN. NASJONALMUSEET. / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen."Potteblå". 1963.

Norsk billedvev 1550-1800 / absolutetapestry.com  Kong Solomon og hans brud Sulamite, omkring 1570, fra Hjartdal i Telemark. Nordiska Museet, Stockholm.

Norsk billedvev 1550-1800 / absolutetapestry.com Kong Solomon og hans brud Sulamite, omkring 1570, fra Hjartdal i Telemark. Nordiska Museet, Stockholm.

Vintage Norwegian Tapestry - detail

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Vintage Norwegian Tapestry - detail

100år med norsk billedvev / absolutetapestry.com  Hannah Ryggen, Grå figur, 1961

100år med norsk billedvev / absolutetapestry.com Hannah Ryggen, Grå figur, 1961

Tapestry from Hannah Ryggen

Tapestry from Hannah Ryggen

Hannah Ryggen. Fear (from the Civil War in Spain), tapestry, on view in "Hannah Ryggen. Weaving the World, at The National Museum, Oslo, Norway, June 12 – October 4, 2015. Hannah Ryggen. Weaving the World - The National Museum

Fear (from the Civil War in Spain), tapestry, on view in "Hannah…

Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

Randi Nygaard Lium ©Norwegian tapestry history / absolutetapestry.com

Hannah Ryggen: Petter Dass, detail, 1940, tapestry

Hannah Ryggen from the exhibition "Weaving the World" at The National Museum, Norway

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