Pierre Bonnard (Tate Introductions) (Paperback)

By Juliette Rizzi

Tate Publishing, 9781849766180, 80pp.

Publication Date: April 9, 2019

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Description

Born in 1867, French Postimpressionist artist Pierre Bonnard was, with Henri Matisse, one of the greatest colorists of the early 20th century. As a painter, he preferred to work from memory, using drawings as a reference to capture the spirit of a moment and express it through his distinctive handling of color and innovative sense of composition. This accessible and highly illustrated introduction to his life and work, published to accompany a major Tate exhibition, offers readers a special insight into the popular artist and his practice.
 


About the Author

Juliette Rizzi is an assistant curator at Tate and the author of Tate Introductions: Matisse.