In Year 6, we have learnt about a significant artist named Henri Matisse. Here are some things we learnt about him:
Henri Matisse was a French artist. He was born in December 31st in
Some of his famous works were: ‘The Dinner Table’, ‘Woman with a Hat’ and ‘The Red Studio’. His first master piece was, ‘The Dinner Table’ which was finished in 1897. He was influenced by artists such as van Gogh and Cezanne. He began to experiment with cut-outs. Some of these are: ‘The Blue Nude’, ‘The Knife Thrower’ and ‘Icarus’. He included his cut-outs in a book that he released at the age of 76 called ‘Jazz’.
What else would you like to know about Matisse?