One of the great forerunners of 20th century painting This richly illustrated and expert study follows the artist from the early gloom-laden paintings in which he captured the misery of peasants and workers in his homeland, through his bright and colourful Parisian period, to the work of his final years, spent under a southern sun in Arles. Here, at last, he found the light that produced the unmistakable Van Gogh style. At Arles, Saint-Rémy and Auvers-sur-Oise, in the feverish burst of creative energy that marked his last two-and-a-half years, he produced the 465 paintings on which his immortality rests.
Van Gogh craved recognition during his lifetime but was denied it until after his self-inflicted death. Today he is universally seen as one of the great forerunners of painting of the 20th century, and one of the tragic masters of art. About the Series:
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Les portfolios TASCHEN proposent des impressions de grande qualité qui ne demandent qu'à être encadrées. Chaque portfolio contient 14 reproductions en grand format, chacune décrite brièvement. Garanties pour éclairer le quotidien, ce sont également d'excellents cadeaux pour les amoureux d'art.About the Author:
Ingo F. Walther (1940–2007) was born in Berlin and studied medieval studies, literature, and art history in Frankfurt am Main and Munich. He published numerous books on the art of the Middle Ages and of the 19th and 20th centuries. Walther’s many titles for TASCHEN include Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, Art of the 20th Century, and Codices illustres.
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Book Description Taschen America Llc, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2000. Soft Cover. Book Condition: New. 7 x 9. Features the life and works of the Dutch artist, Vincent van Gogh. Extensively illustrated with his works from museums all over the world. Bookseller Inventory # 11.538
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Book Description 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. illustrated edition. 184mm x 8mm x 230mm. Paperback. One of Taschen's new art albums, tremendous value at 3.99. Shipping may be from our Sydney, NSW warehouse or from our UK or US warehouse, depending on stock availability. 96 pages. 0.345. Bookseller Inventory # 9783822863220
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