Post by cierlmeyrin on Sept 15, 2011 2:56:34 GMT -5
100% hand-painted Children Painting reproduction on canvas of Vincent Van Gogh's painting, Boy Cutting Grass with a Sickle.. Flower PaintingsVan Gogh, Vincent (30 March 1853 – 29 July 1890) was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter whose work had a far-reaching influence on 20th century art for its vivid colors and emotional impact. Boats Paintings He suffered from anxiety and increasingly frequent bouts of mental illness throughout his life, and died largely unknown, at the age of 37, from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Little appreciated during his lifetime, his fame grew in the years after his death. Today, he is widely regarded as one of history's greatest painters and an important contributor to the foundations of modern art. People Paintings Van Gogh did not begin painting until his late twenties, and most of his best-known works were produced during his final two years. He produced more than 2,000 artworks, consisting of around 900 paintings and 1,100 drawings and sketches. Building PaintingsAlthough he was little known during his lifetime, his work was a strong influence on the Modernist art that followed.