Piles of French Novels, Vincent Van Gogh, 1887 Among lovers of Vincent van Gogh, the Dutch artist is as well known for his letter writing as for his extraordinary painting. “The personal tone, evocative style and lively language” of his correspondence, writes the Van Gogh Museum, “prompted some people who were in a position to […]
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"They say — and I gladly believe it — that it is difficult to know yourself,"..."They say — and I gladly believe it — that it is difficult to know yourself," Vincent Van Gogh once wrote to his brother Theo, "but it isn’t easy to paint oneself either." This from one of the most prolific self-portraitists of all time. Between the years 1885 and 1889, Van Gogh painted himself more […] Vincent Van Gogh’s Self Portraits: Explore & Download...