Object Timeline

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1950

  • Work on this object began.

1960

  • Work on this object ended.

1996

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2022

  • You found it!

Drawing, Design for an Interior

This is a drawing. It was designed by Mathieu Matégot. It is dated ca. 1950 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is brush and gouache, wood laminate, pen and black ink, cellophane, metal foil on illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds.

  • Drawing, Interior
  • gouache, ink, collage on paper.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2018-22-114
  • Drawing, Bar Galliera
  • pen and ink, brush and gouache, collage on paper.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
  • 2018-22-115

Its dimensions are

52.2 x 74.8 cm (20 9/16 x 29 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Lower right: label with "MATÉGOT"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for an Interior; Designed by Mathieu Matégot (Hungarian and French, 1910-2001); France; brush and gouache, wood laminate, pen and black ink, cellophane, metal foil on illustration board; 52.2 x 74.8 cm (20 9/16 x 29 7/16 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program and Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Funds; 1996-54-1

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