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Saturday, July 31, 2010

Matisse and the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence .... agaiin

I have posted on a number of occasions about the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence (La Chapelle du Rosaire, Vence) in the South of France

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Here are some of the drawings and studies which Matisse executed for the project (apart from the first)

Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Interior view of the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence: Stained glass at the entrance door
Stained glass: 19.8 x 41 cm
Chapelle du Rosaire, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Seven studies (2nd stage) for the Stained glass windows at the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence
November 1948 - January 1949
509.8 x 252.3 cm
Musée national d'Art moderne - Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Drawing of a Stained glass window at the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence
1955
24.4 x 42.7
Musée national Message biblique Marc Chagall, Nice


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Drawing of a Stained glass window at the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence II
1955
24 x 43.2 cm
Musée national Message biblique Marc Chagall, Nice


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence: Christ
1949
Drawing
63 x 47 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence: Study of the front view of a tunic 1949
Drawing
65 x 48 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence: Study of the front view of a tunic II 1949
Drawing
65 x 48 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Chapel of the Rosary at Vence: Study of the rear view of a tunic 1949
Drawing
63 x 50 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Fourth Station of the Cross: Christ meets his mother 1949
Drawing
63 x 48.5 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Fifth Station of the Cross: Simon the Cyrenian 1949
Drawing
63 x 47 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Sixth Station of the Cross: Saint Veronica 1949
Drawing
63 x 48 cm
Château de Villeneuve, Vence


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Drawing of La Chapelle de Vence 1955
Drawing: Pencil and China ink
32 x 28.5 cm
Musée national Message biblique Marc Chagall, Nice


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Study for the Door of a Confessional 1950
Drawing
240 x 109 cm
Musée Matisse, Nice


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Black Chasuble 1950-2
Painting
126 x 197.5 cm
Musée Matisse, Le Câteau-Cambrésis


Henri Matisse 1869 - 1954
Black Chasuble 1950
Painting
132.6 x 197 cm
Musée Matisse, Le Câteau-Cambrésis