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ryijy-rugs of Finland

U. T. Sirelius

ryijy-rugs of Finland

a historical study

by U. T. Sirelius

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Published by Otava Pub. Co. in Helsinki .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rugs -- Finland.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementU.T. Sirelius.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK2871.F5 S6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p.l., 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15384158M

      In Europe and the United States many primitive long piled shaggy variations exist in the form of home made rugs. U.T Sirelius made what he calls an exhaustive study of "The Ryijy-Rugs of Finland" 1 in , producing a sumptuous limited edition book with copies available in the English language edition. Rya rugs of Finland and Sweden are coarsely .   As the clocks go back at this time of year, it serves as a gentle reminder to all of us that the nights are getting that little bit longer, and the air a little colder. An extra blanket is likely to be found around the home in the coming weeks – but keeping cosy during winter wasn’t always so easy. In the Nordic countr.

    Eino Arvid Lehtinen (10 April – 2 January ) was, at and nine months, one of the last surviving veterans of the Finnish Civil War, and one of the oldest people in Finland at the time of his death. Lehtinen served with the White Guard, of iconic Finn Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, during the Finnish Civil War of , after the country had declared independence from the . Finland is one of the countries that make up Scandinavia, the region that includes Denmark, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. them for the first time. His book, the Kalevala (kah-LEV-eh-lah), is considered the national book of the Finns. Originally used as lap rugs for warmth on boats or sleighs, ryijy rugs eventually evolved into decorative.

    Finland is also known for its traditional; handicrafts, in particular, Sami jewelry, hunting and fishing knives, and handwoven Ryijy rugs, which is an art form unique to the country. The weaving of these rugs was developed as a folk art in the late 19th century. Banks. List of banks in are usually open Mon-Fri – (office hours may vary regionally) and closed on weekends. Foreign currency and travellers’ cheques can also be exchanged at the currency exchange offices at the Helsinki Central Railway Station, open Mon-Fri – Sat-Sun , and Helsinki-Vantaa Airport, open daily –


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Even more meaningful was the pioneering book The Ryijy-Rugs of Finland by U.T. Sirelius, which appeared in Finnish in and in English in It arose a huge interest in ryijys.

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Collectors also seek out ryijy rugs and raanu wall hangings. Many of these goods are displayed and sold at shops along the Esplanade in Helsinki. Ryijy is a form of Finnish tapestry or cloth rug.

The name ryijy originated with the Scandinavian word rya, which means "thick cloth". The decorative ryijy rug is an art form unique to Finland.

In the late 19th century, ryijy rug weaving developed as a folk art. Some of the most beautiful tapestries were woven then.Tuomas Sopanen, Leena Willberg. THE RYIJY-RUG LIVES ON, Finnish Ryijy-Rugs – The book The Ryijy-Rug Lives on tells the history of the Finnish ryijy-rug from a sleeping cover used in boats during the Viking period to a modern art .Read about Finland, Book Your Hotel Now.

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