References henri matisse, le rifian assis, barnes foundation le rifain assis ( seated riffian ), december 1912, oil on canvas, is a painting by henri matisse in the collection of the barnes foundation , in philadelphia , pennsylvania. Henri matisse was a french artist born december 31st 1869 he is known for his use of colour he was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. Henri matisse the back (iv) nice, place charles-félix, c 1931 not on view at the end of 1917 matisse settled in nice, where he spent most of each year for the remainder of his long life. Nude's back, 1918 by henri matisse post-impressionism nude painting (nu) philadelphia museum of art, philadelphia, pa, us.
Henri matisse lithograph for verve icarus medium: lithograph (after the découpage) matisse executed this composition in 1945 especially for the back cover of verve (volume iv, no 13) -- the rare de la couleur issue. Even the evolution from matisse's depiction of a female nude in ''back i'' of 1909 to his abstracted, treelike ''back iv'' of 1930 can be understood more clearly after seeing the paintings from. Whether working as a draftsman, a sculptor, a printmaker or a painter henri matisse was a master of color although classically trained at the académie julian, in paris, he quickly abandoned traditional techniques and genres to pioneer a style all his own, marked by quick, gestural strokes and fluid contours. With picasso, henri matisse is perhaps the most influential artist of the twentieth century at the turn of the twentieth century, matisse became the most prominent artist of the avant-garde fauve movement, the members of which painted in such broad brushstrokes, startl.
Henri matisse's back iv (nu de dos, 4eme etat), circa 1930 is being sold at christie's on november 3. Artwork page for 'back i', henri matisse, c1909-10, cast 1955-6 on display at tate modern the backs were matisse's largest sculptures over twenty years he progressively refined the original pose, based on a woman leaning on a fence, until he achieved a massive simplicity. An in-depth study of the life and painting of henri matisse with over 500 high resolution images. Jeannette iv, 1913 by henri matisse expressionism sculpture los angeles county museum of art (lacma), los angeles, ca, us. Henri matisse was born on december 31, 1869, in le cateau, a small town in northern france his parents, émile hippolyte matisse and anna gérard, ran a store that sold grain and paint his parents, émile hippolyte matisse and anna gérard, ran a store that sold grain and paint.
A lifesize henri matisse sculpture of a naked woman has broken the auction prize for the artist after selling for $488million (£302m) in new york city the sale of matisse's back iv was the. The back iv by henri matisse henri matisse was a french artist born december 31st 1869 he is known for his use of colour he was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. French artist henri matisse is a giant of modern art during a career spanning over half a century, matisse's style evolved from impressionist paintings, to boldly coloured fauvist works and eventually to his unique paper cut-outs. French artist henri matisse was a painter, sculptor, printer, and draftsman celebrated for his expressive use of color (back iv)' sold at christie's new york. Henri matisse was one of the most influential french artists of the 20th century view henri matisse's 11,976 artworks on artnet find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices.
French artist henri-émile-benoît matisse was born in 1869 alongside pablo picasso and marcel duchamp he helped redefine modern art in the 20 th century perhaps best known to the general public as a painter, he also worked in sculpture and collage. After henri matisse nu bleu iv about color lithograph after the work by henri matisse, signed in the stone, as issued published posthumously by the estate edition of 200 measures: 76 x 56 cm henri matisse whether working as a draftsman, a sculptor, a printmaker or a painter henri matisse was a master of color. Henri matisse - nu bleu iv (blue nude iv) color lithograph after the work by henri matisse, plate-signed by matisse from the edition of 200 this lithograph was printed and published in 2007 in our art-lithographies studio in paris using 100% cotton 300 g/m² bfk rives paper.
Synopsis henri matisse is widely regarded as the greatest colorist of the 20 th century and as a rival to pablo picasso in the importance of his innovations he emerged as a post-impressionist, and first achieved prominence as the leader of the french movement fauvism. In back iv, matisse has carried the simplifications and abstractions of the preceding states to a new extreme the composition consists of three simple vertical zones, much enlarged from before in relation to the ground.
Henri matisse's monumental bronze sculpture nu de dos, 4 état (back iv) was the top lot of the impressionist and modern evening sale in new york, setting a new world auction for the artist at $48,802,500 and surpassing its top estimate of $35 million. Back, 1908-09, 1911()-13, 1913-16, c 1931 matisse worked on back over the course of 23 years with its various states, it is, as the artist's daughter, marguerite, suggested in 1976, one sculpture that passed through several stages of evolution. Green stripe, 1905 by henri matisse click image to view detail green stripe , 1905, the depiction of the artist's wife, amélie, is one of matisse's most famous paintings and a masterpiece within 20th century portraiture.