Van Gogh The Book is an extraordinary and meticulously-researched publication that delves deep into the life and works of Vincent van Gogh, one of the most iconic and influential artists in the history of Western art. Born in 1853, this Dutch Postimpressionist painter created over 2,000 works, including more than 800 oil paintings that showcase his unique and distinctive style.
Many of van Gogh's most famous works were created during the last two years of his life, a time of great artistic productivity and emotional turmoil. The book provides fascinating insights into the artist's life, including his struggles with mental illness and his complex relationship with his brother.
The text is generously illustrated with stunning full-color reproductions of van Gogh's paintings, as well as rare archival photographs and documents. With its accessible writing style and wealth of fascinating information, this gem of a book is sure to be a cherished addition to the library of any art lover or history enthusiast.