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
47 × 72.4 cm (18 1/2 × 28 1/2 in.)
It is signed
Written, bottom left: Matégot
Cite this object as
Drawing, Interior; Designed by Mathieu Matégot (Hungarian and French, 1910-2001); gouache, ink, collage on paper; 47 × 72.4 cm (18 1/2 × 28 1/2 in.); Gift of George R. Kravis II; 2018-22-114
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Energizing the Everyday: Gifts From the George R. Kravis II Collection.