Henri Matisse Portrait Print - Jeune fille en robe fleurie au col d'organdi
See this artwork in context
View In Room
1 of 2 images

Henri Matisse
Jeune fille en robe fleurie au col d'organdi

1923

About

Henri Matisse Jeune fille en robe fleurie au col d'organdi, 1923 Lithograph on China paper Image: 8 9/16 x 5 3/4 inches Sheet: 14 15/16 x 11 1/4 inches Edition of 50

Details

  • Dimensions
    H 14.94 in. x W 11.25 in.H 37.95 cm x W 28.58 cm
  • Gallery Location
    New York, NY
  • Reference Number
    LU29323281351
Buyer Protection Guaranteed
Our Promise To You: If you're not happy with the way an item arrived, we'll work with the seller on your behalf to ensure you're satisfied with the resolution. Read more

Delivery, Returns & Payment

  • Delivery
    Rates vary by destination and complexity

    Some items may require special handling and packaging. Request a shipping quote to see what options are available to your destination.

  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

    View details
  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About Henri Matisse (Artist)

Whether working as a draftsman, a sculptor, a printmaker or a painter Henri Matisse was a master of color. Although classically trained at the Académie Julian, in Paris, he quickly abandoned traditional techniques and genres to pioneer a style all his own, marked by quick, gestural strokes and fluid contours.


     Along with fellow painter André Derain, Matisse was the leading proponent of Fauvism, a movement whose name is derived from the French word for "wild beast.” Marked by vibrant hues, Fauvist paintings like Matisse’s famous 1906 composition Le Bonheur de vivre, use wild, active brushstrokes and a palette unconstrained by nature, resulting in women with purple skin and trees with orange leaves. Often, these compositions unite pure color with the white of exposed canvas to create a sense of transparency and light.


     In addition to masterful landscapes and still lifes, Matisse loved to paint erotic subjects, particularly the female nude. Rejecting strict realism, he distilled the form into its essential parts and then translated these into voluptuous, rounded contours. In pictures like the lithograph Nu Bleu, he explored the expressive power of a body in motion by placing his figures in twisted or conrtorted poses, transforming their limbs into tangles of color and shape that pushfigure painting toward abstraction.

About the Seller

No Reviews Yet
Vetted
Recognized
1stdibs seller since 2015
Located in New York, NY
Associations:
International Fine Print Dealers Association
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
La capeline de paille d’Italie
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Lassitude
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Jeune fille au col d'organdi
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
La Persane
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
You May Also Like
Orientale à la croix trifoliée
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Buste de jeune fille, les bras croisés
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Fillette
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Marguerite III
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Intérieur, la lecture
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Henri Matisse - Portrait of man - lithograph - ...
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
Les yeux noirs (The dark eyes)
Henri Matisse
Lithograph
La Belle Tahitienne
Henri Matisse
Lithograph

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries