Guide to the collection Matisse Museum Nice
Collection Guidebook Matisse Museum Nice: English
By Marie-Thérèse Pulvénis
Created in 1963, the museum is located in a 17th century Genoese villa in Nice. The collection includes 687 paintings and gouaches, 236 drawings, 218 engravings, 57 sculptures, 14 illustrated books, 95 photographs and 187 objects that belonged to the painter. Through a selection, this guide offers a demonstration of physics and colour as the painter understood it.