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Matisse: Purple Robe and Anemones - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle by Pomegranate

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Pomegranate Matisse: Purple Robe and Anemones 1000-piece Jigsaw Puzzle
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Brand: Pomegranate
  • ★ Thick, Interlocking Ribbon-Cut Pieces
  • ★ Superb Color Reproduction
  • ★ Glare-Free Matte Finish
  • Purple Robe and Anemones, 1937 Although classically trained at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Henri Matisse quickly rejected traditional illusionistic representation in favor of flat areas of vivid color and uneven smears of paint in his portraits, landscapes, and still lifes. He often used exotic fabrics and brightly patterned textiles as compositional elements to boost his expansive designs, as exhibited in this painting reproduced for this 1,000-piece puzzle.

    Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954) was born into a family of weavers and was trained as a lawyer before turning to art in his twenties. His youthful exposure to textiles helped shape his love of color and texture. Although his early artwork paid homage to influences such as Paul Cezanné and Edward Manet, Matisse was a modernist through and through and spent most of his career experimenting with diverse media, techniques, and styles. He was a draftsman, printmaker, and sculptor but is best known as a painter. Some of his most acclaimed paintings were created in the early 1900s, when he found his place at the leading edge of the Fauvism movement. Matisse is now widely considered to be the supreme colorist of the 20th century.

    Pomegranate is proud to produce jigsaw puzzles with thoughtfully conceived, engagingly intricate, and aesthetically appealing images on a solid interlocking format. The sturdy construction combined with the wide image selection and vibrant color reproduction will delight everyone from experts to first-time puzzlers.

    UPC:
    9780764970863
    Weight:
    33.60 Ounces
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    Choking Hazard - Small Parts.
    Not for children under 3 yrs.

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    • 4
      Quality

      Posted by Heather Alexander on Jan 13th 2021

      Beautiful image but wish pieces stayed together more snugly.

    • 5
      Matisse Purple Robe and Anemones

      Posted by Gary mann on Dec 30th 2020

      This was a challenge, but I stuck with it after paying $25. Love the matte finish and weird little heads on the pieces. Recommend for people with patience!

    • 5
      Henri Matisse

      Posted by Paula on Nov 5th 2020

      Lots of fun - can be finished in a long day!

    • 5
      One of my favorites

      Posted by Nqncy on Oct 29th 2020

      Although the puzzle is deceptively challenging: the purple all looks the same, the grays appear nearly identical, this is such a well-crafted and beautiful puzzle.