This is a HENRI MATISSE (ESTATE COLLECTION DOMAINE) giclee titled “THE DREAM”.
This piece is pencil signed on the lower right as ‘Collection Domaine Matisse’ and has an embossed seal stamped by the Estate Domaine.
Pencil numbered from an edition of 375. Paper measures 15″ x 11″. Image measures 12″ x 9″.
Published on thick quality archival paper. The background on this piece is purple but in the picture it comes out as blue.
In mint condition, comes unframed. Comes with a certificate from the Matisse Domaine Collection.
Matisse, nearly forty by 1905, was the ringleader of the Fauves. His works are characterized by big blocks of bold, vibrant colors and a deceptive simplicity. He and Picasso are probably the two artists who had the greatest influence on the course of 20th century art.