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La Gerbe - Retrospective Exhibition 1966

Item Code: HM-73241-sp-p
Medium
Lithograph
Date of Work
1953
Signed
Signed in plate
Height (cm)
57.5
Width (cm)
65.5
£1,250
Includes free framing and UK delivery
Original lithographic poster, 1966, signed in the plate.

Made for the 1966 American Retrospective of Matisse's work. The various institutions appearing near the bottom of the posters: the UCLA Art Gallery, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, UCLA Art Council, Art Institute of Chicago, and Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Henri Matisse PortraitMatisse was born in 1869 in Northern France. By 1891 he had abandoned his law degree and started to paint. In Paris, Matisse studied art briefly at the Académie Julian and the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. He embraced a new range of influences, abandoning the Impressionistic palette and establishing his own style with brilliant colour and fluid line. His subjects were primarily women, interiors, and still lifes.

From the early 1920s until 1939, Matisse divided his time between the South of France and Paris. While recuperating from two major operations in 1941 and 1942, he concentrated on a technique he had devised earlier, ‘papiers découpés’ (paper cutouts), which would prove hugely influential, and was one of the first painters to take an interest in “primitive” art. He died on November 3, 1954, in Nice.
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