MATISSE Paints A Symphony of LovePIERRE HENRI MATISSE "Overture" by Pierre Henri Matisse Ltd. Ed. Serigraph on Canvas Hand Signed by Matisse & Numbered 197/200 Certificate of authenticity included Measures Approx: 36.00 x 49.50 inches total " List: $5,000 " THIS IS IT! BID NOW ON THIS LIMITED EDITION SERIGRAPH ON CANVAS FROM PIERRE MATISSE, GRANDSON OF HENRI MATISSE ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PAINTERS OF THE 19TH CENTURY!!!! This Orchestra of Avante Garde Design Blares out a tune of Simple yet intriguing Color Scheme and Design! Matisse is able to bring life to the canvas with his Romantic and Whimsical manner of paying homage to Paris and its Landmarks Pierre H. Matisse, was born in Paris, France. His parents were both artists, his father, a sculpture, and his mother a painter and ceramist. Being the grandson of the renowned Henry Matisse, Pierre grew up surrounded by the art scene of France. Growing up, Pierre was introduced to some of the most famous artists of the century: Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali, Fernand Leger, and of course his own grandfather Henri Matisse. Pierre helped his father in his studio, and studied painting with his mother and his grandfather. During the war years, Pierre studied at LAcademie de la Grande Chaumiere and Les Courd dArt du Soir de la Ville De Paris. The majority of Pierres works are oil paintings executed with a pallet knife in a heavy impasto technique. Currently Pierre Matisse resides in Florida with his wife Jeanne. Several of his landscape paintings are included in the Deland Museum of Arts permeant collection, as well as corporate collections including General Mills. Pierre Matisses life has been chronicled in two books and several feature articles.