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Postcard "Nu bleu IV"

Postcard "Nu bleu IV"

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Characteristics

Original work kept at :
Nice - Musée Matisse
Theme :
Nude
Artist :
Henri Matisse (1869-1954)
Art movements :
Modern & Contemporary Art, Fauvism
Postcard "Nu bleu IV"
EAN :
3336728419433
Reference :
IC010318
with top mat 7.9 x 9.8"
EAN :
3336728250838
Reference :
IE500056

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.