#547 - from 2 April 2019 to 18 April 2019
Vincent van Gogh, Self-Portrait, 1889. Oil paint on canvas, 572mm x 438mm National Gallery of Art, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. John Hay Whitney.
LONDON – In the Dutch painter’s biography we are all familiar with his period in Arles, his fight with Gauguin, the ear cut, etc. The movie by Vicente Minnelli with Kirk Douglas reinforced that legend. The public in general also knows about his tragic end in Auvers-sur-Oise, doctor Gachet, his experience in the Belgian Borinage region, his wish to convert to Evangelism, [Read]