EPUB Ç MOBI Vincent Van Gogh The Complete Paintings õ 9783822812150

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EPUB Ç MOBI Vincent Van Gogh The Complete Paintings õ 9783822812150 ↠ Van Gogh who took up a variety of professions before becoming an artist was a solitary despairing and self destructive man This richly illustrated and expert study follows the artist from the early gloom laden paintings in which he Rkers in his homeland through his bright and colorful Parisian period to the work of his final years spent under a southern sun in Arle I was having withdrawal symptoms from Amsterdam and decided to read this A beautiful collection which would be a perfect gift and a wonderful coffee table book to dip in and out of

Rainer Metzger ↠ Vincent Van Gogh The Complete Paintings KINDLE

Illustrated and expert study follows the artist from the early gloom laden paintings in which he captured the misery of peasants and wo These books are an invaluable resource to anyone studying Van Gogh because they truly carry every painting and many of the sketches and drawings that the prolific Van Gogh did in his brief career They are arranged in chronological order and that made them very useful as I was reading The Letters of Vincent Van Gogh which are fascinating I've reviewed that as well These are large format very heavy books on excellent paper 300 pages or so in each volume There have been complaints about the color reproduction but I find that to be a problem in all art in printed form and felt that the very comprehensiveness of these books outweighed any disparities in the color which seemed minor to me The writing is useful though I took some of their thinking about Van Gogh as just one opinion A lot of what's said about the work of any artist or any novelist for that matter is just guesswork and informed opinion but some of the insights in it were very useful I read the second volume carefully than the first and found their theory about the factors contributing to Van Gogh's suicide very interesting They present the possibility that one of the factors was raising the value of his own work in order to help his beloved brother Theo in a tough financial time just after his child named after Vincent was born He wrote a letter to Theo just before his death about how the value of an artist's work goes up so significantly after he dies and he had been very troubled by his dependence on Theo's generous support throughout his artistic life Given Van Gogh's romantic nature it's an interesting possibility along with all the familiar factors like the pain and humiliation of his previous attacks So interesting ideas and a comprehensive collection of Van Gogh's works I'd recommend the set

MOBI ¹ Vincent Van Gogh The Complete Paintings ↠ Rainer Metzger

Vincent Van Gogh The Complete PaintingsVan Gogh who took up a variety of professions before becoming an artist was a solitary despairing and self destructive man This richly Foreword Deserted Vincent van Gogh The Complete Paintings Part 1 Etten April 1881 Paris 1888 Foreword The Unity of Art and Life Vincent van Gogh The Complete Paintings Part 2 Arles February 1888 Auvers sur Oise July 1890 Vincent van Gogh 1853 1890 A ChronologyBibliographyComparative Table of Catalogue NumbersIndex of PaintingsAcknowledgementsIndex of Names