METAL SIDE TABLE ‘MODEL ORLEANS ‘

DESIGN: MATHIEU MATEGOT

PRODUCER: ARTIMETA 1956

MEASUREMENTS: H 37, W 42 D 25 CM

PRICE: 235,- EURO

Mathieu Matégot small side table, complete made of metal. Showed in the 1956 Artimeta – Creation Mategot Catalogue as model 40 ‘Table Triangulaire Orleans’. Quite heavy piece, solid made but very light, transparant appearance. The satin black color makes it adapt in any ( midcentury modern ) space.

During the fifties, Matégot designed a series of ( small ) metal furniture and household products for Dutch company Artimeta, all limited produced. After the second world war, Artimeta was one of the Dutch companies which became succesfull producing small metal furniture and lighting designs in a new, innovative European style. The style of Mategot was of great influence on the designs of Perriand, Pilastro and Tomado.