Season 1, Ep. 12: The Snail - Henri Matisse

Painting of the Week Podcast

16-08-2021 • 42 mins

This week Phil & Laura explore one of Matisse’s most famous works, created towards the end of his life when he was confined to bed due to ill health…  His materials?  Coloured paper and a large pair of scissors. The result: for many, a masterpiece.

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