This was Van Gogh's signature, he created this signature, when he painted his first creation which was going to be selt.
Vincent Van Gogh was born the 30th of March of 1853, and die the 29th of July of 1890.
He was a Dutch Post-Impressionist painter who is one of the most famous and influential figure in the history of painting.
In over a decade he created more or less 2100 artworks, including around 860 oil painting, most of them were created in the last two years of his life in France, where he died. He painted landscapes, still life's, portraits and self-portraits, and the paintings are characterised by its bold colours and dramatic, impulsive and expressive brushwork that contributed to the foundations of moder art. He suicided at the age of 37 years old, the suicide was caused by mental illness and poverty.
Vincent Van Gogh was born in an upper-middle-class family, Van Gogh started painting as a child. As a child he started to work as a painter, but then he became depressed after being transferred to London. He turned to another religion and became a while a Protestan in southern Belgium. After taking up painting, in 1881, he moved back to his home with his parents. His younger brother, which was called Theo supported him economically, after some years, in 1886 he moved to Paris, in which he met some members of the avant-garde, after this, he began to paint olive trees, cypresses, wheat fields and sunflowers.