Van Gogh

Van Gogh

Book - 1996
Average Rating:
Rate this:
-This book traces the brief and troubled life of van Gogh, one of the greatest artists of all time: his birth in a Dutch village, his travels in Belgium and England, his arrival in Impressionist Paris and his discovery of the delights of the south of France, where he died aged only thirty-seven.-It shows how, in spite of suffering mental crises and inner turmoil, van Gogh always continued to search for ways of painting that expressed the true essence of his subjects.-It looks at his unique use of color, which puts his work among the most innovative and original of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.-It contrasts the way in which van Gogh's work was disregarded in his time with the exceptional value of his paintings today.
Publisher: New York : Peter Bedrick Books, c1996.
ISBN: 9780872265257
0872265250
Branch Call Number: J 756 Cri
Characteristics: 64 p. : 37 cm.
Additional Contributors: Boni, Simone

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at STPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top