Henri Matisse

Henri Matisse was a French printmaker, draftsman, sculptor, and painter best known for his original and fluid draftsmanship, and his expressive use of color. His paintings include the “Fruit and Coffeepot,” “Vase of Sunflowers,” and the “Blue Pot and Lemon.”

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When and where did Henri Matisse die?

He died on 3 November 1954 (1954-11-04)

in a place called Nice, France

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Who was Henri Frederic Frasse?

Henri Frederic Frasse (1781-1849) was the father of Peter A. Frasse who founded a company of that name in NYC. It was later called Peter A. Frasse and Co., Inc.. According to the link below some of the records of the earlier company go back to 1818. See the Related Links for "dlib.nyu.edu/frasse" to the bottom for the answer.

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Did Matisse use complementary colours?

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What religion was Henri Matisse?

Roman Catholic.

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Century - 1600s

What were two famous artists in the 1600's?

Rembrandt and Vermeer

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What is Henri matisse wife name?

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20th century French painter and sculptor famous for works such as 'Woman with a Hat' and 'The Dance'?

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When was Matisse's Icarus Jazz done?


Wine and Champagne
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The Dessert Harmony in Red?

A Painting by H Matisse.

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Why did Matisse use bright colours?

because he felt like it

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Why did Henri Matisse start drawing Goldfish?

Goldfish is not a drawing - it is a painting.

Artists choose their subjects for reasons seldom known to other people.

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What are some facts about Henri Matisse?

He made paintings and cutouts.

He was very versatile: apart from oil painting he made pencil drawings, ink drawings, sculptures, glass and wall designs, textiles, ...

He is especially famous for his decoupées (paper cutouts) he made during the last part of his life.

Wife, one daughter, two sons.
Henri Matisse was a famous artist.

he was one of the most influential and well known artists of the 20th century.

he started painting when he was in law school and was sick with apendicitis, and his mother brought him paints to cheer him up. he then decided to become an artist. his dad was mad, because his dad wanted him to be a lawyer.

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Where did Henri Matisse's decoupage art start?

Italy in the 18th century.

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What was the first painting based on linear perspective?

It is believed that the first painter to use linear perspective was Polygonus, in 5th Century BC Greece. We cannot be certain because Greeks painted only on wooden boards, none of which survive. The first modern painting to depict linear perspective was Masaccio's "The Tribute Money" which was done in Florence, Italy in the early 15th Century. It depicts a new testament story.

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How many artworks did Henri Matisse paint?

over 215

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What is the precise date when Henri Matisse painted 'Vase of Sunflowers'?

It was painted in 1898. No more precise date is given.

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What brush strokes did Matisse use while painting 'The Snail'?

"The Snail" is not a painting - it is a collage of bits of colored paper.

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Why did Henri Matisse do cutouts?

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What medium was Matisse's Icarus Jazz made with?

Cut out paper and paste

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Why did Henri Matisse paint the green line?

He wanted colors to be expressive or even obnoxious.

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Describe characteristics of Fauvist style in Madame Matisse The Green Line by Henri Matisse?

The colors Matisse chose are not realistic; he chose them for their expressive qualities.

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What equipment did Henri Matisse use?

For painting he used the usual equipment like brushes etc. For the cutouts he used colored paper which he cut with scissors.

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How many kids and wives did Henri Matisse have?

One wife, three kids.

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Henri Matisse was the leader of which artistic movement?


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What materials did Henri matisse use on 'spray of leaves'?

Matisse used cut paper


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