Profession: Impressionist Painter
Why Famous: For his use of color, fluid and original draftsmanship.
- 1898-01-10 Painter Henri Matisse (28) weds Amélie Noellie Parayre
- 1913-02-17 NY Armory Show introduces Picasso, Matisse, Duchamp to US public
- 1961-10-17 NY Museum of Modern Art hangs Henri Matisse's "Le Bateau" upside-down It wasn't corrected until December 3rd
- 1961-12-04 Museum of Modern Art hangs Matisse's Le Bateau upside down for 47 days