Vincent Van Gogh Renaissance man

Vincent Van Gogh, one of the best world renown artist in the world.

His artist abilities and his knowledge in theology make him a renaissance man.Vincent was born on March 30th in 1853 he was born in Zundert Netherlands. Vincent had a rough life with ups and downs.He had a love for theology and art. But Sadly his family was poor when he was little so he could not express his artistic abilities at a young age.He also had only lived to be 37 his cause of death was suicide due to psychotic episodes. But he made some of the most finest art the eye could ever see. From Sunflowers to a starry night his artwork is incredible. To this day Vincent Van Gogh is still one very amazing artist.

Vincent Van Gogh. One of the greatest artist in history. Vincent was a man of good inspirational quotes such as ”The heart of a man is very much like the sea, it has storms, its tides and its depths; it has its pearls too”. Also ”The key to success is for you to make it a habit throughout your life of doing the things you fear.” What he means in these quotes is you should not sit there and be shy and take risks because you never know when you can't take them anymore.” What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything.He is trying to get through to you that some chances are worth taking.His artwork and quotes and everything in between makes him the artist we remember today as the great Vincent Van Gogh

Vincent Van Gogh was one of the most famous artist ever to live. He made a lot of paintings and each and everyone was unique. Eather if it was filled with darkness or drowned in flowers Van Gogh's paintings were miraculous.One thing you probably wouldn't know about the great Vincent Van Gogh is that he had a brother. When he was born his brother was going to be named Vincent Van Gogh but he passed away so they named him Vincent. Even through his brother died he had other siblings. People say he painted to express emotions like hatred, love and other thing and that's why the paintings are so in depth. Vincent Van Gogh was one great man.

Van Gogh's starry night

Van Gogh's sunflowers

Van Gogh's irises

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Facts

1. He only lived to be 37

2. He was born in 1853

3. He only sold one painting

4. He committed suicide

Sources

http://www.vangoghmuseum.nl/en/vincents-life-and-work

Link

http://blog.ed.ted.com/2015/03/30/10-facts-you-should-know-about-vincent-van-gogh/

http://www.biography.com/news/vincent-van-gogh-biography-facts

http://www.vangoghgallery.com/misc/fun_facts.html

http://abcnews.go.com/International/story?id=7506786

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