Van Gogh, Vincent Willem

(3/30/1853 Groot-Zundert-7/29/1890 Auvers-sur-Oise) (Netherlands / France)
   Painter, lithographer, etcher, art dealer, and missionary. One of the most famous artists in the last few centuries. Working in a unique style, he became a major figure among the Post-Impressionists. Best known for his self-portraits, interiors, landscapes, and genre scenes.
   Reproductions: Reclining nude; 1887; Webb, 1975: 173 . Whore; Bru-sendorff, 1960b: p. 84 [B].
   [b]Source: Benezit, vol. 6: pp. 381-387

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