Henri Matisse (After) (1869-1954, France) - "Nature Morte Aux Grenades" (Still Life with Pomegranates) - This is a 1970 serigraph of the original oil on canvas painted by Matisse in 1947. The original is located at the Matisse Museum in Nice, France. This serigraph is signed in the plate, measures 28" X 20" (unframed) and ships free in the USA. Henri Matisse began painting during a convalescence from an operation, and in 1891 moved to Paris to study art. Matisse became an accomplished painter, sculptor and graphic designer, and one of the most influential artists of the 1900s. He was a leader of the Fauve group, and was regarded as one of the great formative figures in 20th-century art. He was a master of the use of color and form to convey emotional expression.