Although bedridden, he still draws anywhere he can. Henri Matisse was the most important French painter of the 20th century. The leader of Fauvism, Matisse was especially famous for his bold use of color.
Self portrait Matisse ~ Henri-Émile-Benoît Matisse (1869-1954) was a French artist, known for his use of colour and his fluid and original draughtsmanship. He was a draughtsman, printmaker, and sculptor, but is known primarily as a painter
Henri Matisse dans son appartement de Nice, fin des années 1910 (via: fantomas-en-cavale.)