Henri Matisse "Chapelle de Rosaire" Vence, France. The exact counterpoint to the Rothko Chapel of Houston. Both beautiful.
inspired by french lyric poetry of 16th century - drawings for 'Florilege des Amours de Ronsard', Matisse celebrates his best loved subjects of birds, fauna and frolicking satires. Printed in lively sanguine line, this suite of original lithographs were Inspired by the love poetry of Ronsard and published in 1948.
Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse( born 31 December 1869 Le Cateau-Cambrésis, Nord – died 3 November 1954 (aged 84) Nice, Alpes-Maritimes) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter. Movement :Fauvism, modernism, impressionism