Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Irises - Vincent van Gogh - July 01, 2014 at 07:17PM

One of my favorite works.

via Facebook Van Gogh painted Irises the year before his death, in 1889, during his stay at the asylum in Saint Remy de Provence. Van Gogh often used painting as a way to keep himself from going insane, and this painting was one such work. It was painted before his first mental attack at the asylum. Van Gogh sen…

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