Vikidia currently has 2,418 articles. Improve it!

Join Vikidia: create your account now and improve it!

Vincent van Gogh

From Vikidia, the encyclopedia for 8 to 13-year-old children that everybody can make better
Jump to: navigation, search
Self-Portrait with Straw Hat, 1887

Vincent van Gogh (1853 - 1890) was a Dutch artist of the Post-Impressionist era. And together with Rembrandt van Rijn the most important Dutch painter. He was a tormented man confined to various hospitals in his last years. He cut off his ear. He is well known for painting pictures of sunflowers and other everyday things. His best known painting is Starry Night. He had great influence on the artists of the 20th century.


P art-blue.png Visual Arts Portal — All articles about the visual arts!