Matthew Smith - Apples, 1919 (detail)

Matthew Smith

United Kingdom 1879 - 1959

Painting, Modernism

Matthew Smith
Matthew Smith
United Kingdom
March 8, 2013

Sir Matthew Smith was a British modernist artist, known for his nudes, still-lifes and landscapes painted in bold, unnaturalistic colors, similar to the ones that Fauvists used. At one period, Smith studied under Henri Matisse in Paris.

Featured image: Matthew Smith – Apples, 1919 (detail)