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Vincent Van Gogh at the MoMA – on Art Google

Vincent van Gogh [pronounced:  [vɑn ˈɣɔχ] ( listen)] was a Dutch painter born in humble circumstances in the Netherlands. Few portraits of the artist are known, and because of their extreme rarity, the photograph at left by Victor Morin, c. 1886, Brussels, and discovered early 1990s, remains questioned by experts as to whether it’s van Gogh’s portrait. The legends of van Gogh’s life and […]

Of Beauty and Death: The State Art Gallery of Karlsruhe, Germany

Visitors look at a dead game still life with wolf, dogs and hunter from 1702 by Dutch painter Jan Weenix at the state art gallery of Karlsruhe, Germany. It forms part of the exhibition ‘Von Schoenheit und Tod. Tierstillleben von der Renaissance bis zur Moderne’ (Of Beauty and Death. Still Life from the Renaissance to […]