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  • [] Borinage and Brussels (1879 - 1880) In January Van Gogh got a temporary post as a missionary in the village of in the -mining district of in, following his father's profession, but taking Christianity to a literal extreme, wishing to live like the poor and share their hardships to the extent of sleeping on straw in a small hut at the back of the baker's house where he was billeted; the baker's wife used to hear Vincent sobbing all night in the little hut

  • MacKnight introduced him to, a Belgian painter, who stayed at times in Fontvieille (they exchanged visits in July)

  • On September 8, upon advice from his friend the station's postal supervisor, he bought two beds , and he finally spent the first night in the still sparsely furnished Yellow House on September 17

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  • Vincent Van Gogh 1853-1890 VINCENT By Don Mclean Starry, starry night Paint your palette blue and gray Look out on a summer's day With eyes that know the darkness in my soul..

  • Starry, starry night Flaming flowers that brightly blaze Swirling clouds in violet haze Reflect in Vincent's eyes of china blue Colors changing hue Morning fields of amber grain Weathered faces lined in pain Are soothed beneath the artist's loving hand

  • For they could not love you But still, your love was true And when no hope was left inside On that starry, starry night You took your life as lovers often do -- But I could've told you, Vincent: This world was never meant For one as beautiful as you

  • Starry, Starry night Portraits hung in empty halls Frameless heads on nameless walls With eyes that watch the world and can't forget Like the strangers that you've met The ragged men in ragged clothes The silver thorn, a bloody rose Lie crushed and broken on the virgin snow

  • Starry Night (1889) Landscape with House and Ploughman (1889) Thatched Cottages in the Sunshine: Reminiscences of the North Pollard Willows With Setting Sun (1888) 1853 Vincent van Gogh is born on 30 March in the small village of Groot-Zundert, Holland to Theodorus Van Gogh (1822-1885) and Anna Cornelia née Carbentus (1819-1907)


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  • Then I go out at night to paint the stars..

  • - Vincent van Gogh , Arles, 1888 Commercial Galleries: Galleries: We invite you to and list your site (no charge for this service) Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries: , Michigan 5 works by Vincent van Gogh , UK L'Allée en Automne (Autumn Landscape) , 1885 , New York City , Saint Petersburg, Russia 9 works by van Gogh , Los Angeles 4 works online by van Gogh , New York City Many works, including: A Corridor in the Asylum , 1889 Irises , ca.1890 Sunflowers , 1887 Wheat Field with Cypresses , 1889 , New York City Cypresses , 1889 (Zoom) , New York City Road in Etten , 1881 (Zoom) , Minnesota 3 works online , Houston, Texas The Rocks , 1888 , Houston, Texas The Starry Night , 1889 , Houston, Texas Portrait of Dr

  • Virtual tour of the Van Gogh's Van Goghs travelling exhibition , Ottawa 5 works , UK , Missouri NEW! Olive Orchard , 1889 (Zoom) , Munich, Germany , Pasadena, California , Amsterdam Landscape with the Cloister at Montmajour of Arles , ca.1888 Self Portrait , 1887 , Padua, Italy (in Italian) The Postman Joseph Roulin , ink drawing, 1888 , Padua, Italy (in Italian) The Sower , 1888 , Amsterdam , New Haven, Connecticut The Night Café , Buffalo, New York The Old Mill , 1888 , Richmond, Virginia Portrait of Dr

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  • Check out 100% of Van Gogh's works and letters at: Remember: Summer Sale: 20-25% discount on any painting! 'The 'Café Terrace' is the best present I have ever received!' Monique - Orlando 'A good picture is equivalent to a good deed.' Vincent van Gogh 'This Starry Night is very similar to the original! Congratulations

  • I want them to say 'he feels deeply, he feels tenderly.'' 'We received the starry night and the blossoming almond tree and had them stretched

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  • Famous Works: Some of his famous paintings were 'The Starry Night, ' 'Cypresses, ' 'Olive Trees, ' 'Sunflowers, ' and 'Bedroom at Arles.' In 'The Starry Night' he made the stars seem like they're shining - Hubble image said to echo van Gogh 'Starry Night' - Mar ...

  • WASHINGTON (Reuters) -- It's astronomy, but is it art? Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope said they see similarities between a newly released image of a distant expanding star and Vincent van Gogh's painting 'The Starry Night.' Astronomers said the Hubble image released on Thursday 'bears remarkable similarities to the van Gogh work, complete with never-before-seen spirals of dust swirling across trillions of miles [kilometers] of interstellar space.' Still, there are obvious differences

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  • Leinwand Polski: 'Jedzący kartofle' Deutsch: Kartoffelkorb 1885 Deutsch: Stilleben mit Tontopf und Kartoffeln 1884 Deutsch: Gemüsekorb 1885 [] Other / Autres sujets Français : La nuit étoilée sur le Rhône , huile sur toile peinte en Septembre 1888 à Arles (75, 5 par 92 cm), actuellement exposée au musée d'Orsay à Paris English: Starry Night Over the Rhone , painted in September 1888 at

  • English: Starry Night Français : Nuit étoilée English: The Olive Trees (1889) Français : Oliviers (1889) English: The Old Mill (1888) Français : Le vieux moulin English: Wheat Field with Crows (1890) Français : Champs de blé aux corbeaux English: Houses Seen from the Back Français : Terrace de café la nuit, à Arles (1888) English: Cafe Terrace at Night (1888) English: First Steps, after Millet, 1890 English: closeup photograph of Van Gogh painting, showing details of heavy brushstrokes Retrieved from '' : |

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  • While at the hospital, Van Gogh continued to paint, at times in the surrounding countryside, but he was particularly fascinated by the stars of the early morning sky, resulting in the "Night Café"

  • "Night Café"

  • This resulted in the creation of one of his most celebrated works, Starry Night , which embodied these principle beliefs

  • Starry Night, painted 1889

  • The church stands out on a hill top against the dark night sky, and is moonlit from the front of the painting, so that all details of the building are visible, maybe for giving spiritual consolation

  • A lone night wanderer, distorted by tormenting thoughts and self-reproaches, is approaching the church from the left, probably for saying his prayers in the church in the midnight hour, and perhaps give himself a moment's relief from the burdens of a harsh life


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  • His paintings from this period include the incomparable series of sunflowers (1888; one version: National Gall., London); The Night Café (Yale Univ.); and The Public Gardens in Arles (Phillips Coll., Washington, D.C.)

  • During his illness he was confined first to the Arles Hospital, then to the asylum at Saint-Rémy, where, in 1889, he painted the swirling, climactic Starry Night (Mus

    van Gogh, Vincent
    Short article from Encarta Encyclopedia provides an overview of the artist's life.

  • After less than two months they began to have violent disagreements, culminating in a quarrel in which van Gogh wildly threatened Gauguin with a razor; the same night, in deep remorse, van Gogh cut off part of his own ear

  • His torment is expressed in the writhing forms of many of his paintings from this period, such as A Wheatfield, with Cypresses (1889, National Gallery, London) and Starry Night (1889, Museum of Modern Art, New York City)

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  • The Night Cafe , 1888, 70x89cm

  • Cafe Terrace at Night , 1888, 81x65, 5cm

  • Starry Night over the Rhone , 1888, 72.5x92cm

  • The Starry Night, 1889, 73x92cm

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  • If you wish, you can even frame your print or mount it on wood! We recommend: Claude Monet Water Lilies At Giverny Claude Monet Japanese Bridge Claude Monet Vase of Flowers Claude Monet Impression: Sunrise Vincent van Gogh Starry Night Vincent van Gogh La Nuit Etoilee Vincent van Gogh Sunflowers 1888 Vincent van Gogh Bedroom At Arles Edgar Degas Dancers in Blue Poll Who is your favourite impressionist or post-impressionist painter? Mary Cassatt Paul Cezanne Edgar Degas Paul Gauguin Vincent van Gogh Edouard Manet Claude Monet Camille Pissarro Pierre-Auguste Renoir other Page created by Hubert Janiszewski and Hanna Lasota

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  • The Night Cafe, 1888 Cafe on the Place du Forum, 1888 Despite Vincent's emotional and physical instability, he managed to create some of his greatest paintings in the last couple years of his life (having decided upon being an artist only 8 years earlier)

  • Vincent wrote to Theo about Night Cafe , explaining that he chose red for the walls to emphasize the idea that this is a place where a person can go mad

  • The Starry Night, 1889 Detail of Brushwork, Starry Night The Starry Night is Van Gogh's most famous painting, and perhaps his greatest

  • He paints the night sky from a hilltop overlooking a quiet town with a church and cottages

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  • The night café 1888; Yale University Art Gallery Of his Night Café , he said: `I have tried to express with red and green the terrible passions of human nature.' For a time he was influenced by Seurat's delicate pointillist manner, but he abandoned this for broad, vigorous, and swirling brush-strokes

  • Vegetable Gardens in Montmartre 1887 (170 Kb); 96 x 120 cm Starry Night over the Rhone 1888 (160 Kb); 72.5 x 92 cm The White House at Night June 1890 (Auvers); Oil on canvas, 59 x 72.5 cm (23 1/4 x 28 1/2'); No

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  • American schoolchildren might not know the Yasuda Sunflowers , but they do know van Gogh cut off part of his own ear and painted Starry Night

  • Norman launched a double-barreled attack on the Yasuda Sunflowers on October 26, 1997, in the Times (London) followed at night by a London television show, "Arthouse: The Fake Van Goghs." M.A.D

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