Henri Matisse

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A simple introduction to the French artist by Clare - the Witch, mostly based on information taken from the wonderful site of the Baltimore Art Museum, mainly from the very nice presentation of Matisse for kids (http://www.artbma.org/flash/f_conekids.swf)

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HENRI MATISSE:

HENRI MATISSE

Woman with a Hat - 1905:

Woman with a Hat - 1905

1905 Les Toits de Collioure:

1905 Les Toits de Collioure

Open Window - Collioure 1905:

Open Window - Collioure 1905

Madras Rouge - 1907:

Madras Rouge - 1907

Zorah on the Terrace - 1912:

Zorah on the Terrace - 1912

The Dance (second version) 1910:

The Dance (second version) 1910

Goldfish 1912:

Goldfish 1912

The Dessert: Harmony in Red 1908:

The Dessert: Harmony in Red 1908

Slide 10:

“When I see a picture, I forget what it represents. All that is important for me is line , form and colours ”

Purple Robe and Anemones 1937:

Purple Robe and Anemones 1937

The Yellow Dress - 1929:

The Yellow Dress - 1929

Interior with Dog - 1934:

Interior with Dog - 1934

Slide 14:

“ What I dream, is an art of balance, of purity and serenity, …an art that could be …like a comfortable armchair that provides relaxation from fatigue.”

…painting with scissors…:

…painting with scissors…

Blue Nude II - 1952:

Blue Nude II - 1952

The Sorrows of the King - 1952:

The Sorrows of the King - 1952

The snail – gouache on paper 1953:

The snail – gouache on paper 1953

Icarus (Jazz) Cut-out 1947:

Icarus (Jazz) Cut-out 1947

La Gerbe - 1953:

La Gerbe - 1953

Christmas Eve – cut-out design for a stained glass window:

Christmas Eve – cut-out design for a stained glass window

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