French modernist trolley made in the 1950's  by Mathieu Mategot , it is made with  his trademark bent  metal rigitulle adding awhimsical  effect .He designed furniture and object for  a short time , in 1960 he went back to painting and tapestry  work .He was with Prouvé, Perriand, Royère, Adnet, and the ceramist Georges  Jouve in development of various projects, one of the most renowned French  designers of this time.  This piece is made with his trademark perforated sheet  metal or "rigitulle" which he invented and used  from 1953 to 1959. It was  protected by a patented copyright so there is no copy or look alike .

Size  H.31.5 x L.24.1/4 in  x W.18 in  , good  condition , it has been strippede to the metal and sealed with varnish  

Documentation from Mathieu Mategot PatricK Favardin  Norma Edition 

    FRENCH MODERNIST ROLLING BAR TROLLEY MATEGOT Mid century serving table rigitulle