Artwork Title: Goldfish - Artist Name: Henri Matisse


Henri Matisse, 1912

57 x 38 inch
Goldfish were introduced to Europe from East Asia in the 17th century. From around 1912, goldfish became a recurring subject in the work of Henri Matisse. They appear in no less than 9 of his paintings, as well as in his drawings and prints. The Goldfish, 1912 belongs to a series that Matisse produced between spring and early summer 1912. However, unlike the others, the focus here centers on the fish The Goldfish immediately attract our attention due to their color. The bright orange strongl
goldfishoil on canvas

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