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Becoming Matisse - The greatest gift of the masters. 1890-1911 - Exhibition catalogue

Becoming Matisse - The greatest gift of the masters. 1890-1911 - Exhibition catalogue

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To mark the 150th anniversary of the birth of Henri Matisse (1869 1954), the museum founded by the artist in his hometown of Le Cateau-Cambrésis in 1952 pays tribute to the Northerner who became the greatest master of the 20th century with the exhibition Becoming Matisse - ...
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Characteristics

Dimensions :
24 x 30 cm
Museum :
Musée Matisse
EAN :
9788836644186
Reference :
MX639270

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The artist

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.