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Vincent van Gogh


Vincent Van Gogh Visits the Gallery | Vincent And The Doctor | Doctor Who


Loving Vincent - Official Trailer


AT ETERNITY'S GATE - Official Trailer - HD (Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, Mads Mikkelsen)


Don McLean - Vincent ( Starry, Starry Night) With Lyrics


Vincent van Gogh’s long, miserable road to fame

Vincent Willem van Gogh was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is among the most famous and influential figures in the history of Western art. In just over a decade he created about 2,100 artworks, including around 860 oil paintings, most of them in the last two years of his life. They include landscapes, still lifes, portraits and self-portraits, and are characterised by bold colours and dramatic, impulsive and expressive brushwork that contributed to the foundations of modern art. His suicide at 37 followed years of mental illness and poverty.