Vincent Willem van Gogh was a painter of Dutch origin
whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional
honesty and bold...
Van Gogh began to draw as a child, and he
continued to draw throughout the years that led
up to his decision to become an ...
“Still Life: Vase with
Twelve Sunflowers”
“Self-Portrait”
BedroominArles(firstversion)
Van Gogh's own title for this composition was
simply The Bedroom (French: La Chambre à couche...
Vincent Van gogh
Vincent Van gogh
Vincent Van gogh
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Vincent Van gogh

  1. 1. Vincent Willem van Gogh was a painter of Dutch origin whose work, notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty and bold color, had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. He died aged 37 from a gunshot wound, generally accepted to be self-inflicted (although no gun was ever found). His work was then known to only a handful of people and appreciated by fewer still.
  2. 2. Van Gogh began to draw as a child, and he continued to draw throughout the years that led up to his decision to become an artist. He did not begin painting until his late twenties, completing many of his best-known works during the last two years of his life. In just over a decade, he produced more than 2,100 artworks, consisting of 860 oil paintings and more than 1,300 watercolors, drawings, sketches and prints. His work included self portraits, landscapes, still lifes, portraits and paintings of cypresses, wheat fields and sunflowers.
  3. 3. “Still Life: Vase with Twelve Sunflowers” “Self-Portrait”
  4. 4. BedroominArles(firstversion) Van Gogh's own title for this composition was simply The Bedroom (French: La Chambre à coucher). The painting depicts Van Gogh's bedroom at 2, Place Lamartine in Arles, Bouches-du-Rhône, France, known as his Yellow House.

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