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A guide for VCE Studio ARts students studying Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh

The Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh (1853-90) is one of the world's most famous artists.During his career, however, very few people knew his work, and he only ever sold one painting. He was often alone and had fits of illness and depression - yet he is now one of the world's best loved artists, and his pictures are recognised as masterpieces.

Read about Vincent van Gogh's life and work at The Van Gogh Museum website. Also check out this Biography site for more biographical details.

The Life of the famous artist Vincent van Gogh, provides a quick overview of the artists life.

Van Gogh and his brother Theo had a very close relationship, explore it to enhance your understanding of this artist.

Letters of Van Gogh

Read Van Gogh's letters online.

Books

Starry Night Interaction

Famous Vincent van Gogh Paintings

Vincent van Gogh - his letters to Theo

Van Gogh - In his own Words