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Vincent Van Gogh

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Sophia Herzfeldt

on 15 April 2015

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Vincent Van Gogh
-born March 30, 1853: Groot-Zundert, Netherlands
-Son of a church minister
-at 15, left school to work for uncle's art dealership: Goupil&Cie.
-Transferred to England-fired

art ancien
-1880, Brussels,Belgium
-Became artist...no money
-Brother(Theo) responsible
-No training & artist-self taught
-influenced by Claude Monet,Paul Cezanne,Jean François Millet
style de l'art
-Went out to paint...carried pistol
-shot in chest, found bleeding in room
-sent to nearby hospital, brother Theo came
-July 29,1890 died in arms of brother, 37
-Seen arguing with friend Paul Gauguin(in fight) razor in hand
-Went to whorehouse paid for prostitute, Rachel
-Cut off his ear and gave telling her "Keep this object carefully"
Found and taken to hospital Hôtel-Dieu
-Depressed, painting nature for outlet
-Asylum in Saint-Rémy, painted "Starry night"&"Irises"
Peintures Célèbres
-"Starry Night"-Saint-Remy,France:June,1889
Oil on Canvas
-"Cafe Terrace at Night"-Arles, France:September, 1888
-Over 900 paintings...sold 1
-"Vincent Van Gogh Biography." Bio.com. A&E Networks Television, n.d. Web. 11 Mar. 2015.
-"Vincent Van Gogh Starry Night." Vincent Van Gogh Gallery. Van Gogh Gallery, n.d. Web. 10 Mar. 2015.
-"Vincent Van Gogh Style and Technique." Vincent Van Gogh Style and Technique. Artable, n.d. Web. 05 Mar. 2015.
-Terrible love life:
-fell in love with widowed cousin Kate
-Moved to The Hague, Holland
-Clasina Maria Hoornik(Sien), alcoholic prostitute
-depressed, moved to Drenthe,Netherlands sketched

-1885,"potato eaters" living with brother in Paris
-1888 moved to Arles in south of France "Little yellow house"
-Survived off absinthe,coffee,and bread
-Spent most money on paint

-Art helped deal with depression and thoughts
-Large brush strokes showed emotion in artwork
-Inspired by color/feeling
début de la vie
L'Histoire de l'oreille
-Peindre=To paint
-La Toile=the Canvas
-Le Pinceau=The paintbrush
-L'Asile=The Asylum
-La nuit étoilée=The Starry night
Where was Vincent Van Gogh born?
What Painter influenced Van Gogh?
Claude Monet,Paul Cezanne,Jean Françios Millet
What did Van Gogh spend most of his money on when he lived in Arles?
How many paintings did Van Gogh sell?
Les Amours de son Vie
How did Van Gogh attempt suicide?
Shot himself in the chest
les glaneurs
Claude Monet
Jean françois Millet
Can you tell which is Van Gogh???
-Paul Gauguin's
"le peintre de tournesols"
-Claude Monet's
"San Giorgio Maggiore au crépuscule"
Nuit étoilée sur le Rhône
Drenthe, Netherlands
Sien épluche les pommes de terre
mangeurs de pommes de terre
La Vigne rouge
Les Irises
Asylum in Saint-remy
La Vigne rouge
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