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Vincent van Gogh (1853 - 1890)

Vincent van Gogh Vincent van Gogh is seen as one of the greatest painters ever, however he was not recognized at his time having sold only one painting during his life. He is known for cutting of his ear and drinking too much. In his last years he was suffering of painful anxiety and mental illness, and committed suicide. He made beautiful paintings like The Potato Eaters, The Starry Night and the Sunflowers and is for sure the greatest artist of the 19th century.



Famous paintings by Vincent van Gogh

Bedroom in Arles - Vincent van Gogh
Bedroom in Arles
1889
Vincent van Gogh
Cafe Terrace at Night - Vincent van Gogh
Cafe Terrace at Night
1888
Vincent van Gogh
Irises - Vincent van Gogh
Irises
1889
Vincent van Gogh
Portrait of Dr. Gachet - Vincent van Gogh
Portrait of Dr. Gachet
1889
Vincent van Gogh
Portrait of Joseph Roulin - Vincent van Gogh
Portrait of Joseph Roulin
1889
Vincent van Gogh
Starry Night Over the Rhone - Vincent van Gogh
Starry Night Over the Rhone
1888
Vincent van Gogh
Sunflowers - Vincent van Gogh
Sunflowers
1889
Vincent van Gogh
The Potato Eaters - Vincent van Gogh
The Potato Eaters
1885
Vincent van Gogh
The Red Vineyard - Vincent van Gogh
The Red Vineyard
1888
Vincent van Gogh
The Starry Night - Vincent van Gogh
The Starry Night
1889
Vincent van Gogh
The Yellow House - Vincent van Gogh
The Yellow House
1888
Vincent van Gogh
Wheat Field with Cypresses - Vincent van Gogh
Wheat Field with Cypresses
1889
Vincent van Gogh

Background Information

Full name: Vincent Willem van Gogh
Born: 30 March 1853 Zundert, Netherlands
Died: 29 July 1890 (aged 37) Auvers-sur-Oise, France
Nationality: Dutch
Field: Painting, drawing
Movement: Post-Impressionism