By Laura McPhee

ISBN-10: 1458785424

ISBN-13: 9781458785428

For greater than 50 years the passionate pursuit of colour led Henri Matisse to go to one of the most spell binding villages in southern France. tourists and paintings enthusiasts will relish this mixture of paintings, heritage, biography, and go back and forth advisor that covers southern France and explores the teal skies, emerald hills, purple soil, and indigo seas loved by means of the artist. the adventure starts in Paris after which strikes to the trendy port of St. Tropez, the fishing village of Collioure, stylish and voluptuous great, and the country shelter of Vence, and results in the posh lodge of Cimiez. the writer identifies the villas and studios the place Matisse lived and labored in each one position and discusses how his paintings replied to the palette and atmosphere of every neighborhood landscape.

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