The Stein family, the making of modern art Dvd
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The Stein family, the making of modern art Dvd

A film by Elizabeth Lennard

American of German origin, the Steins settled in Paris at the start of the 20th century. Gertrude, avant-garde writer and her brother Leo lived on rue de Fleurus, and Michael, their elder brother and his wife Sarah lived on rue Madame. The Steins were the first to buy works ...
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Length :
52 min
Museum :
Grand Palais
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Author :
Elisabeth Lennard
Director :
Elisabeth Lennard

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Henri Matisse (1869-1954)

A major artist of the 20th century, his influence on the art of the second half of the century is considerable through the use of simplification, stylisation, synthesis and colour as the sole subject of painting, both for the many figurative and abstract painters who will claim to be his and his discoveries. He was the leader of fauvism. From Pablo Picasso, who was his friend and considered him his great rival, to Andy Warhol who "wanted to be Matisse", all 20th century painters were confronted with Matisse's fame and genius.