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Henri Matisse "Luxe, Calme et Volupté"- ("Luxury, Calm and Pleasure")- Oil on canvas. Dimensions: 98 x cm. Located at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris. The painting was first shown at the Salon d'Automne in

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Luxe, Calme et Volupté ("Luxury, Calm and Pleasure") - 1904

Luxe calme et volupté

Luxe calme et volupté

Henri Matisse (French, 1869–1954) Luxe, calme, et volupté, 1904 Oil on canvas; 38 3/4 x 46 5/8 in. (98.5 x 118.5 cm) Centre Pompidou, Musée National d'Art Moderne, Paris, Gift in lieu of estate taxes, 1982. On extended loan to the Musée d'Orsay, Paris © 2012 Succession H. Matisse / Artists Rights Society

Henri Matisse, Luxe, Calm et Volupté, (Luxury, Serenity and Pleasure) 1904 — Selected Highlights

Matisse's Luxe, Calme et Volupté, 1904.  This was painted while the artist stayed with the pointillist painter, Signac, at his home in Saint-Tropez on the Côte d'Azur. Matisse's title comes from Charles Baudelaire's poem, L'invitation au voyage (Invitation To A Voyage) from his collection, The Flowers of Evil. Luxe, calme et volupté translates just as it sounds in English, Luxury, calm, and voluptuous(ness)

Henri Matisse: Luxe, Calme et Volupte (Luxury, Serenity and Pleasure), 1904