Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse (1869-1954) was a French painter associated with the Fauve movement as well as Post-Impressionism.

I’ve been taking classes in gouache painting and some in that class were comparing my work, in respect to its use of color and form, to that of Matisse.  I’ve researched his work and life – this painter was considered one of the most influential figures of the 20th century art scene.

On that note, please enjoy this video displaying some of Matisse’s works.

 

Thanks to Sundroid of Youtube for putting this video up!

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2 Responses to “Henri Matisse”

  1. Blue Woman « The Art of Max West Says:

    […] – but that name was used by Henri Matisse (1869-1954).  In fact, as you may recall, I did a post about him and people in my class were comparing me to […]


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