- How did the world influence Van Gogh's art.
- Influential people in his life.
- Painting and technique.
- What have you learnt about painting in the style of Van Gogh during the process of this project.
Vincent van Gogh on March 30th 1853, and died July 29, 1890. Van Gogh is considered the greatest Dutch painter. Van Gogh produced all of his work on a period of 10 years, before falling into mental illness, until committing suicide. After his death van Gogh’s fame started to grow rapidly. Specially 11 years after his death, in Paris showing 71 of his paintings.
Many paintings by van Gogh were sold as the most expensive paintings in the world. Van Gogh’s painting Irises was sold for $53.9 million in New York. As a new record his portrait of Doctor Gachet was sold for $82.5 million.