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The 1000++ Artworks created around 1900 and containing the word henri matisse, fauvism, music, 1900



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Henri Matisse - Dance (II)Dance (II)Henri Matisse
260 x 391 cm, (1910)

There are two versions of The Dance, the first, painted in March of 1909, is the study for the second one, completed in 1910. The large work, painted along the lines of William Blake’s painting “Oberon, Titania and Puck with Fairies Dancing,” was painted along with its companion piece, Music, which ...

Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia)
 
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Henri Matisse - Harmony in RedHarmony in RedHenri Matisse

“Harmony in Red” is often held by critics and scholars to be Matisse’s magnum opus. A patron of post-impressionist art, Matisse borrowed a bunch of styles and techniques by artists like Van Gogh and Claude Monet. With the flat shades of Van Gogh and the fauvism of Monet, Matisse paints this work san...

Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia)
 
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Henri Matisse - Luxe, Calme, et Volupté (compositional study)Luxe, Calme, et Volupté (compositional study)Henri Matisse

Luxe, Calme et Volupté is an oil painting by Henri Matisse. It was painted in 1904, after a summer spent working in St. Tropez on the French Riviera alongside the neo-Impressionist painters Paul Signac and Henri Edmond Cross. The painting is Matisse's most important work in which he used the Divisio...

Musée d'Orsay (Paris, France)
 
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Henri Matisse - MusicMusicHenri Matisse

'Music forms a pair to ''The Dance'', also painted in 1910. After the collector Sergey Shchukin commissioned ''The Dance'', he wrote to Matisse asking for another panel on the subject of music. It is only when seen together that they acquire their full resonance.'

 
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Henri Matisse - Portrait of Mme. MatissePortrait of Mme. MatisseHenri Matisse
41 x 33 cm, (1905)

In his green stripe portrait of his wife, he has used color alone to describe the image. Her oval face is bisected with a slash of green and her coiffure, purpled and top-knotted, juts against a frame of three jostling colors. Her right side repeats the vividness of the intrusive green; on her left,...

 
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Henri Matisse - GoldfishGoldfishHenri Matisse

Like his contemporaries, Matisse was aware of the liberating aesthetic and picture making influence of Japanese art on his predecessors from the impressionists to the postimpressionists. The following painting, The goldfish 1912, is possibly inspired by the many oriental images of goldfish that he w...

Pushkin State Museum (Moscow, Russia)
 
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Edvard Munch - The Dance of LifeThe Dance of LifeEdvard Munch
49 x 75 cm, (1899)

The painting uses mostly calm colors, aside from the giant pink I and the bright orange dress. The human shapes seem to be very curvy and there isn't much use of any jagged line. The piece seems really smooth. The Design- It seems like with the use of the cool colors the piece starts out very happy ...

National Gallery (Oslo, Norway)
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Henri Matisse - DanceDanceHenri Matisse
192 x 115 cm, (1912)