Henri Matisse: The Fauves


Subject:
Painting & Painters , Art by Region , Schools of Art , France , Modern Art , Painters M to R

Description:
Online analysis of a painting by Henri Matisse, who was a member of group of early 20th century artists "dubbed 'fauves' -- wild beasts" for their use of bright colors and "primitive" brushwork. Provides detailed views of Matisse's "Open Window, Collioure" (1905), one of the first fauve works, and images of works by other fauve artists. From the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Publisher:
National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.nga.gov/feature/artnation/fauve/


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