Matisse

When asked if his work was inspired by God, Matisse replied, “Yes, but that god is me.” 
We recently ran an image of this Matisse on Facebook in conjunction with our story about the new Center for Matisse Studies at the Baltimore Museum of Art. Facebook thought it was too shocking to…
Boasting the world’s largest public collection of works by Henri Matisse, the Baltimore Museum of Art plans to capitalize on that distinction by creating a global center dedicated to the study of the…
The Norton Simon Museum presents Matisse/Odalisque, a vibrant exhibition that explores the theme of the odalisque, a reclining nude or concubine that was a popular subject in European art throughout…
Created in the Paris studio of Henri Matisse in June 1936, this ravishing portrait depicts the writer Mary Hutchinson, a key member of the Bloomsbury group. A fascinating, fashionable and…

Eventually all these objects which have brought so much pleasure to Peggy and me will go out into the world and will again be available to other caretakers who, hopefully, will…