Henri Matisse The Snail (mini print)

Henri Matisse The Snail (mini print)


By Tate
Join as a Member and save 10%


Add to cart options

Product Actions

Item code: 9079
missing Image

Additional Information

Item details
Mini print featuring Henri Matisse's The Snail , 1953.

The Snail is one of the last and largest pieces in Matisse's final series of works, known as cutouts. Confined to bed through illness, he had assistants paint sheets of paper in gouache which he then cut.

The shell of a snail inspired the spiralling arrangement of roughly cut pieces of paper. Compared to his earlier paintings, Matisse believed that he had gained 'greater completeness and abstraction' in the cutouts.

Our mini prints feature a white border and the image title. Printed and produced in the UK.
Item details
  • Artist Henri Matisse
  • Artwork The Snail, 1953
  • Dimensions 35.6 x 28 cm
  • Material 250 gsm matt art paper
  • Artwork code 9396

Delivery & returns

Delivery times

We aim to deliver shop products within:

UK – 3-5 working days

Europe – 5-7 working days

Rest of world – 7-10 working days

Delivery costs

We currently offer free standard delivery on UK orders over £50. Please note that this is offer is valid only online. Our other delivery costs are as follows.

For orders under £50:

UK – £3.60 per order

Europe – £12 per order

Rest of world – £28 per order

Here’s more information on delivery.

Refunds & returns

Please contact our customer service team within 30 days if you need to return anything from your order. We will be happy to offer you a full refund, replacement or exchange on any items excluding custom prints and pierced earrings.

Unfortunately, after 14 working days we cannot refund any delivery charges or cover the cost of returning the item. You can contact our customer service team by email at: shop.online@tate.org.uk or by phone on +44 (0)20 7887 8888 (Monday – Friday, 9.00–17.30).

Here’s more information on refunds & returns.