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van Gogh

 (văn gō′, gôKH′, vän KHôKH′), Vincent 1853-1890.
Dutch postimpressionist painter whose early works, such as The Potato Eaters (1885), portray peasant life in somber colors. His later works, including many self-portraits, a series of sunflower paintings (1888), and Starry Night (1889), are characterized by bold, rhythmic brush strokes and vivid colors.

Van Gogh

(væn ˈɡɒx; Dutch vɑn ˈxɔx)
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(Biography) Vincent (vɪnˈsɛnt). 1853–90, Dutch postimpressionist painter, noted for his landscapes and portraits, in which colour is used essentially for its expressive and emotive value

van Gogh

(væn ˈgoʊ, ˈgɔx; Du. vɑn ˈxɔx)
n.
Vincent, 1853–90, Dutch painter.
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I never heard him speak of those whose work had a certain analogy with his own -- of Cezanne, for instance, or of Van Gogh; and I doubt very much if he had ever seen their pictures.
Summary: Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum on Monday unveiled a newly discovered painting by the Dutch master, ...
Eight years of research have softened the "mad artist" image often ascribed to Vincent van Gogh. A new exhibit at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam provides visitors with an opportunity to see how the master actually honed his craft.
The evidence is presented in Van Gogh at Work, a new exhibition at this popular and intellectually rigorous museum examining his practice as a painter, and looking at everything from the kinds of canvas he used - Van Gogh painted on everything from raw jute to, when he was short of cash, a dishcloth - to his intimate exchanges of ideas with friends such as Gauguin and Toulouse-Lautrec, reports the Guardian.
Vincent van Gogh's last years--which witnessed the production of such canvases as The Starry Night, 1889, and Wheatfield with Crows, 1890; the ear episode; and his untimely demise--exert an inexorable pull, often serving to define the Post-Impressionist's career as a whole.
Becoming Van Gogh Timothy Standring and Louis van Tilborgh (Yale, PS35) Gustav Klimt - the Drawings Marian Bisanz-Prakkan (Hirmer, PS45) he career paths of both Vincent Van Gogh and Gustav Klimt were anything but typical.
VINCENT VAN GOGH AND THE COLORS OF THE WIND (2011; $18.99), by Chiara Lossani, illustrated by Octavia Monaco.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Forty thousand art lovers in Ankara have seen the traveling digital exhibition "Van Gogh Alive" since the show went on display at the Turkish capital's Cer Modern Museum two months ago, the show's organizers announced in a written statement on Monday.
Following successful runs in Brussels and Naples, the multimedia experience tells the story of Van Gogh's life and his creations through animated projections, recreations and interactive elements of his artworks.
Van Gogh spent three years in London between 1873 and 1875 working as a dealer for a French gallery, with offices in the Netherlands and Britain, specialising in reproductions.
Summary: David Hockney's admiration for the Dutch master is on show at Amsterdam's Van Gogh Museum
A painting at a Connecticut museum that has long been thought to be by Vincent Van Gogh has been authenticated as such by Dutch researchers.