nuit de noel

In 1952, Henri Matisse was commissioned to make Nuit de Noël for display at Rockefeller Center during the holidays. 

[Installation view of Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs at The Museum of Modern Art, New York (October 12, 2014-February 10, 2015). Photo: Jonathan Muzikar. © 2014 The Museum of Modern Art. All works by Henri Matisse. © 2014 Succession H. Matisse/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York]

We just received this gorgeous Nuit de Noel by Henri Matisse (1952) Christmas card from the @Tate galleries press team… Merry Christmas team Tate!

Henri Matisse: The Cut Outs, Tate Modern, 17 April - 7 September 2014