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Year 10 Art: Picasso vs Matisse

Use this Libguide to begin your research for Year 10 Art.

Revolutionary Artists

Henri Matisse and Pablo Picasso are universally regarded as titans of the modern era.  

Retrospectively, who was the true revolutionary?

Books from our Library

Matisse

         

A Game Of Bowls. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 20 Feb 2012. http://quest.eb.com/images/525_2913969

MATISSE: ROBE, 1937. - Henri Matisse: The Purple Robe. Oil On Canvas, 1937.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 20 Feb 2012. http://quest.eb.com/images/140_1652250

Find images of Matisse's and Picasso's work using Britannica's Image Quest database.

From school, access it here.

From home, access it via the link on MyGrammar.

Picasso

                 

PICASSO: WOMAN/HAT, 1939. - Pablo Picasso: Bust Of Woman In Striped Hat. Oil On Canvas, 1939.. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 20 Feb 2012. http://quest.eb.com/images/140_1649287

Woman Sleeping 1954. Fine Art. Encyclopædia Britannica Image Quest. Web. 20 Feb 2012. http://quest.eb.com/images/107_3360818

Databases to use

Go to the "eResources at BGS" link on the MyGrammar home page,

and find EBSCO Host Art Source

 

Library Webs is a great starting place for websites related to your topic. Once you are in the database, follow these links:

Arts, Music and Sports >  Cubist painting >  Picasso, Pablo 1881-1973

Arts, Music and Sports >  Fauvism >  Matisse, Henri 1869-1954

 

Britannica Encyclopedia will give you authoritative information about Matisse and Picasso, Fauvism and Cubism from many of its articles.

Library Catalogue

Search the BGS Library Catalogue

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Or choose the full BGS Library Catalogue for extra features.

Search for ebooks on Matisse or Picasso

Google Book Search

Try Google Scholar instead of Google

Google Scholar Search

APA Referencing

See the second page of this guide for information on how to reference and create a bibliography using APA style.

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