Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > BIBFRAME Works

Bibframe Work

Title
Henri Matisse
Type
Text
Subject
Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954--Criticism and interpretation.
Modernism (Art)
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
plates
Classification
LCC: ND553.M37 B582 2009 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 709.2 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2008049461
Summary
"A series of linked essays that considers different aspects of Matisse's life and work, revealing how the artist worked against many of the main tenets of modernism"--Provided by publisher.
Table Of Contents
List of illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
I. Matisse : the man. 1.The media as medium : public self-portraits
2. "Brutal egotism" : Gertrude Stein's Matisse
II. Matisse : his work. 3. Strangers in paradise : Bathers by a river
4. Chamber music : Woman before an aquarium and Woman on a rose divan
Coda : some propositions concerning Matisse's art of the 1920s
III. Matisse : his critics. 5. A formalist critique : a dance critic looks at Matisse : AndrĂ¢e Levinson in 1929
6. A vitalist critique : decoration and spirituality : the Byzantine/Islamic Matisse
Afterword
Notes
Bibliography
Index.
Authorized Access Point
Bock-Weiss, Catherine. Henri Matisse
Authorized Access Point Variant
Matisse, Henri, 1869-1954. Henri Matisse