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Matisse, Henri Syllabification: Ma·tisse, Henri
Pronunciation: /məˈtēs/ /mä-/

Definition of Matisse, Henri in English:

(1869–1954), French painter and sculptor; full name Henri Emile Benoît Matisse. His use of nonnaturalistic color led him to be considered a leader among the Fauvists. His later paintings and sculptures display a trend toward formal simplification and abstraction.
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