Soul of a Nation: Art in the Age of Black Power 1963−1983
Henri Matisse (1869-1954) Seldom is it possible for us to be living so close to the time of such a brilliant and revered artist as we have with Henri Emile Benoit Matisse. Born in Le Cateau-Cambresis in northern France on December 31, 1869, he was the son of a middle-class family. He grew up with […]
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