Matisse, his art and his textiles : the fabric of dreams / Ann Dumas ... [et al.].
Publication year: 2004
Publisher: London : Royal Academy of Arts,
ISBN: 9781903973462 (hbk.) :
Catalogue of the exhibition held Musée Matisse, Le Cateau-Cambrésis, 23 Oct. 2004 - 25 Jan. 2005; Royal Academy of Arts, London, 5 Mar. - 30 May 2005; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 23 June - 25 Sept. 2005.
Textiles were the key to Matisse's visual imagination and, although he outgrew every other influence, textiles retained their ability to fuel his inspiration. This title reveals exactly how the fabrics he painted from became the very fabric of his paintings.
248 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.