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 probably the most captivating villages in southern France. tourists and paintings fans will have fun with this combination of paintings, heritage, biography, and trip consultant that covers southern France and explores the teal skies, emerald hills, crimson soil, and indigo seas cherished via 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 safe haven of Vence, and leads to the luxury inn of Cimiez. the writer identifies the villas and studios the place Matisse lived and labored in each one place and discusses how his artwork spoke back to the palette and atmosphere of every neighborhood landscape.

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