Henri Matisse is a French painter and sculpture, well known for his brilliant, fluid and original draughtsmanship and his techniques while he painted in his own art style and used colors.
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He was born on 31 December 1869 in Le Cateau-Cambrésis, north of France and died on 3 November 1954. He grew up in Bohain-en-Vermandois, which is a commune in the department of Aisne in Picardy at the northern part of France near the Belgian borders. Read about 100 Beautiful Parisian Places in France.
His father sent him to study law in Paris in 1887. He graduated and worked a court administrator in Le Cateau-Cambrésis. He began painting while he was in convalescence period recovering from an attack of appendicitis.
He loved the colours and the landscapes and found himself attracted to strike those images in his imagination out on paintings. Therefore, he decided to study arts and become artist.
However, he disappointed his father, while his mother encouraged him. She brought him drawing box and arts supplies to pass the time and entertain himself by drawing while he was recovering from his illness.
He moved to Paris in 1891 to study arts in the Académie Julian and became student of Gustave Moreau and William-Adolphe Bouguereau.
He painted landscapes and the still life in the traditional styles. The works of the postimpressionists Paul Cézanne, Van Gogh, Gauguin and Paul Signac, in addition to the Japanese art, influenced Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse.
He was attracted to colours, which became vivid elements of his paintings.
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