Vincent van Gogh
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Vincent van Gogh a biographical study by J. Meier-Graefe by Julius Meier-Graefe

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Published by The Medici Society Ltd. in London .
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Statementtranslated by J. H. Reece
ContributionsHolroyd-Reece, J. (John), tr
LC ClassificationsND653.G7 M5 1928a
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 299 p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26886869M
ISBN 10837142784

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Vincent van Gogh was born to upper middle class parents and spent his early adulthood working for a firm of art dealers before travelling to The Hague, London and Paris, after which he taught in England at Isleworth and Ramsgate. Van Gogh was born exactly one year after his parents' first son, also named Vincent, was stillborn. At a young age — with his name and birthdate already etched on his dead brother's headstone Born: Mar 30, Vincent van Gogh is considered the greatest Dutch painter after Rembrandt, although he remained poor and virtually unknown throughout his life. Who Was Vincent Van Gogh? Vincent Willem van Gogh (March 30, to July 29, ) was a post-impressionist painter whose work, notable for its beauty, emotion and color, highly influenced 20th-century /5. The Letters of Vincent van Gogh Health of Vincent van Gogh Death of Vincent van Gogh Posthumous fame of Vincent van Gogh Cultural depictions of Vincent van Gogh Auberge Ravoux The Vincent Award Series of Paintings Adrianus Jacobus Zuyderland Almond Blossoms Asnières (Van Gogh series) Auvers size 30 canvases Butterflies (Van Gogh series) Copies.

Vincent van Gogh, in full Vincent Willem van Gogh, (born March 30, , Zundert, Netherlands—died July 29, , Auvers-sur-Oise, near Paris, France), Dutch painter, generally considered the greatest after Rembrandt van Rijn, and one of the greatest of the Post-Impressionists. Vincent Van Gogh: Portrait of an Artist was named a Robert F. Sibert Honor book by the ALA. This is the enthralling biography of the nineteenth-century Dutch painter known for pioneering new techniques and styles in masterpieces such as Starry Night and Vase with book cites detailed primary sources and includes a glossary of artists and terms, a/5. Dec 03,  · I loved "Lust for Life." It is a very human portrait of a vastly tormented genius. As far as the Collected Letters of Vincent Van Gogh, be sure you look for the edited or abridged, version. He was a prolific letter writer but only some of them are. Nov 19,  · The Letters of Vincent Van Gogh is an incredible book with an abundance of information on Vincent's personal life. It goes into extreme detail about how Vincent is tragically rejected on multiple occasions by women and how he had the worst luck at love. Vincent specifically fell in love with women who were more vulnerable such as prostitutes 5/5.

The Letters of Vincent van Gogh refers to a collection of surviving letters written () or received (83) by Vincent van Gogh. More than of these were from Vincent to his brother Theo. The collection also includes letters van Gogh wrote to his sister Wil and other relatives, as well as between artists such as Paul Gauguin, Anthon van Rappard and Émile Bernard. Jul 18,  · A Guide to Vincent Van Gogh Just For Kids! Vincent van Gogh & the Colors of the Wind. Van Gogh and the Post-Impressionists for Kids: Their Lives and Ideas, 21 Activities (For Kids series) Touch the Art: Make Van Gogh’s Bed. Vincent Can’t Sleep: Van Gogh Paints the Night Sky. Vincent van Gogh: Meet the Artist! Van Gogh (Famous Artists Series). Explore Vincent van Gogh's masterpieces at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. Book tickets in advance. To offer you even more information about the museum and Vincent van Gogh, and serve you better, we use cookies. By clicking ‘Accept’, you are giving us permission to use these cookies. Cookies help us to ensure that the website works properly. Vincent was a common name in the Van Gogh family: his grandfather, Vincent (–), had received his degree of theology at the University of Leiden in Grandfather Vincent had six sons, three of whom became art dealers, including another Vincent who was referred to .