Pierre Schneider

Pierre Schneider dedicated fourteen years to the creation of his magisterial study of Matisse and his work. He is widely regarded as the world's leading expert on the artist. After collaborating on "Temps Modernes" of Jean-Paul Sartre and Maurice Merleau-Ponty, "Critique "of Georges Bataille, and "Cahiers du Sud," Schneider worked with the critic and art historian Georges Duthuit, son-in-law of Matisse, for approximately ten years. Author of numerous works on aesthetics and the history o