COPACABANA lounge table
The Copacabana Lounge table was created in 1955-56 by Mathieu Matégot. The table is decorated with large round perforations on the table top supported on three slender legs. The lounge table is lacquered and available in black. Mathieu Matégot creates his legendary pieces in 1950s. The three-legged Nagasaki Chair is Matégot´s best known piece. Besides the Copacabana chair the collection consists of Nagasaki chair, Nagasaki stool, Kangourou sofa table, Dedal shelves, Coatrack, Demon shelves and Trolley. All models are made of powder-lacquered steel.
Mathieu Matégot (1910 – 2001). After studying at Budapest’s school of art and architecture, Matégot created scenery and tapestries for the National Theatre. He settled in France in 1931 and as a volunteer in the French army, was captured and not released until 1944. After returning home, he started producing handmade furniture in Paris. For a decade Matégot created various design classics but at the beginning of the 60’s changed course to focus on the design of tapestries, for which he won international acclaim.