Henri Matisse
Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse ([ɑ̃ʁi matis]; 31 December 1869 – 3 November 1954) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printma...
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Looted By The Nazis, Matisse's 'Seated Woman' Finally Finds Her Way Home
Missing for nearly 75 years, a painting by Henri Matisse is being returned to the family of its rightful owner Friday. Seated Woman belonged to renowned art dealer Paul Rosenberg, who fled the Nazis i...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
MoMA to stay open 24 hours for Matisse viewing
All day. All night. Art lovers who want to catch MoMA’s Matisse cutouts before the exhibit closes will be able to visit at any hour this weekend between 10:30 a.m. Friday and 5:30 p.m. Sunday.
Henri Matisse Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works
Artworks and analysis: Henri Matisse is the greatest colorist of the twentieth century who achieved prominence via expressive or decorative, but often monumental, paintings.
Henri Matisse
Video: Lila Calderón. Pinturas: Henri Matisse. Música: J'attendrai, Dalida. J'ATTENDRAI version originale (italienne) - paroles: Nino Rastelli; musique: Dino...
Henri Matisse - Olga's Gallery
Henri Matisse was born at Le Cateau-Cambrésis in the North of France on December 31, 1869. His parents, Emile Matisse and Héloise Gérars, had a general store selling household goods and seed. Henri pl...
Fauvism
Fauvism is the style of les Fauves (French for "the wild beasts"), a loose group of early twentieth-century Modern artists whose works emphasized painterly qualities and strong color over the represen...
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Sergei Shchukin
Sergei Ivanovich Shchukin (Russian: Серге́й Ива́нович Щу́кин) (27 May 1854, Moscow – 10 January 1936, Paris) was a Russian businessman who became an art collector, mainly of French Impressionist a...
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The Back Series
The Back Series is a series of four bas-relief bronze sculptures, by Henri Matisse.They were modeled between 1909 and 1930. Back I appeared in the second PostImpressionist show in London, and the Armo...
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Looted By The Nazis, Matisse's 'Seated Woman' Finally Finds Her Way Home
Missing for nearly 75 years, a painting by Henri Matisse is being returned to the family of its rightful owner Friday. Seated Woman belonged to renowned art dealer Paul Rosenberg, who fled the Nazis i...
Le Mur Rose
Le Mur Rose (full title: Paysage, le mur rose;, Landscape, the Pink Wall), is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1898.It was bought in Paris at the sale of La Peau de l'Ours on 2 March 1914 by Jewish en...
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Annelies, White Tulips and Anemones
Annelies, White Tulips and Anemones is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1944.The painting depicts a woman smiling at a table with flowers aligned on it. The painting is currently in the Honolulu Museu...
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Zorah on the Terrace
Zorah on the Terrace (1912), oil on canvas, is a painting by Henri Matisse in the collection of The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow, Russia.
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Blue Nude II
Blue Nudes refer to a series of gouaches découpées by Henri Matisse, executed in 1952. They represent female nudes either seated or standing, and are among Matisse's final works in any medium. During ...
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Le Rêve de 1940
Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse ([ɑ̃ʁi emil bənwɑ matis]; 31 December 1869 – 3 November 1954) was a French artist, known for both his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a drau...
The Open Window
The Open Window, also known as Open Window, Collioure, is a painting by Henri Matisse. The work, an oil on canvas, was painted in 1905 and exhibited at the Salon d'Automne in Paris the same year. It w...
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Portrait of Greta Moll
Portrait of Greta Moll is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1908. It is part of the National Gallery collection and is on display at the Tate Modern in London.
The Dessert: Harmony in Red (The Red Room)
The Dessert: Harmony in Red is a painting by French artist Henri Matisse, from 1908. It is considered by some critics to be Matisse's masterpiece. This Fauvist painting follows the example set by Im...
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Les toits de Collioure
Les toits de Collioure is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1905. It is an example of the style that Matisse employed during his early period of Fauvism. The painting is in the collection of The Hermit...
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Luxe, Calme et Volupté
Luxe, Calme et Volupté is an oil painting by the French artist Henri Matisse. It was painted in 1904, after a summer spent working in St. Tropez on the French Riviera alongside the neo-Impressionist ...
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Le rideau jaune
Le rideau jaune is a painting by Henri Matisse painted in 1915. Its size is 57½ × 38⅛" (146 × 97 cm).It is currently in the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, New York. It was donated to the...
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L'Atelier Rouge
L'Atelier Rouge, also known as The Red Studio, is a painting by Henri Matisse from 1911, in the collection of The Museum of Modern Art New York City.In 2004 it came in at No.5 of a poll of 500 art exp...
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Green Stripe
The Green Stripe (La Raie Verte), also known as Portrait of Madame Matisse. The Green Line, is a portrait by Henri Matisse of his wife, Amélie Noellie Matisse-Parayre. He painted it in 1905, just prio...
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Le bonheur de vivre
Le bonheur de vivre (The Joy of Life) is a painting by Henri Matisse. Along with Picasso's Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, Le bonheur de vivre is regarded as one of the pillars of early modernism. The monu...
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La Blouse Roumaine
La Blouse Roumaine is an oil-on-canvas painting by Henri Matisse from 1940. It measures 92 × 73 cm and is held at the Musée National d'Art Moderne in Paris.The inspiration for the painting seems to ha...
The Music Lesson (Matisse)
The Music Lesson (French: La lecon de musique) is a 1917 oil painting by Henri Matisse painted during his time in Laurette. It is currently on display at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia, Pennsyl...
Jazz (Henri Matisse)
Jazz (1947) is an artist's book of 250 prints for the folded book version and 100 impressions for the suite, which contains the unfolded pochoirs without the text, based on paper cutouts by Henri Mati...
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