Drawing, Bar Galliera, ca. 1950
This drawing is a spectacular evocation of Matégot’s design approach. The colorful, yet sophisticated palette and the slender, low-slung furnishings tie the drawing directly to Matégot’s Japanese- and Scandinavian-inspired designs for chairs, tables, and cabinets.
This object was
George R. Kravis II.
It is credited
Gift of George R. Kravis II.
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Its dimensions are
H x W: 47 × 62.2 cm (18 1/2 × 24 1/2 in.) Frame H x W x D (original wooden frame): 59.7 × 74.3 cm (23 1/2 × 29 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Drawing, Bar Galliera, ca. 1950; pen and ink, brush and gouache, collage on paper; H x W: 47 × 62.2 cm (18 1/2 × 24 1/2 in.) Frame H x W x D (original wooden frame): 59.7 × 74.3 cm (23 1/2 × 29 1/4 in.); Gift of George R. Kravis II; 2018-22-115
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Energizing the Everyday: Gifts From the George R. Kravis II Collection.