Henri Matisse painting Bathers by a River, May Photograph: Courtesy of George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, Alvin Langdon Coburn.
Waffen SS soldier taking cover.
What I dream of is an art of balance, purity, and serenity devoid of troubling or depressing subject matter. a soothing, calming influence on the mind, something like a good armchair which provides relaxation from physical fatigue.
Hans Hartung Hans Hartung is associated with post-war Art Informel artists such as Karel Appel, Jean-Paul Riopelle, and Jean Dubuffet.
Henri Matisse in Bed Working, His Black Cat at His Feet, Nice, France , August 1949 photo by Robert Capa