Van Gogh Spent The Last Two Years Of His Life In Provence, Where He Painted His Greatest Pictures, And This Book Tells The Artist S Own Story Of His Most Creative Period It Reproduces Extensive Extracts From His Correspondence And Is Illustrated With His Paintings, Drawings And Facsimile Letters Van Gogh S Letters Are A Testimony To His Struggle To Survive And Work Here, The Combination Of Letters And Illustrations, Concentrating On The Period When He Painted His Greatest Works, Aims To Provide An Insight Into His Daily Life In Arles And St Remy, His Spiritual Torment And The Process Of Artistic Creation Itself The Author Is An Observer Journalist Specializing In The Arts, And Has Published Four Previous Books, Including Young Vincent The Story Of Van Gogh S Years In England.
Vincent Willem van Gogh, for whom color was the chief symbol of expression, was born in Groot Zundert, Holland The son of a pastor, brought up in a religious and cultured atmosphere, Vincent was highly emotional and lacked self confidence Between 1860 and 1880, when he finally decided to become an artist, van Gogh had had two unsuitable and unhappy romances and had worked unsuccessfully as a cle
- 160 pages
- Vincent Van Gogh: Letters from Provence
- Vincent van Gogh
- 10 June 2017 Vincent van Gogh