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Van Gogh Coloring Pages

9 Free Printable Van Gogh Coloring Pages Online. Vincent Willem van Gogh was borned in 1853 lived 37 years. His paintings are so popular in modern world. He was managed 20th century art. He was the one of the best painters of all time.

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There he mainly draws landscape motifs and rural workers. Back in the Netherlands van Gogh experiences one of the most important phases of his life. In the city Nuenen he paints over 180 paintings. In 1885 he created one of his major works: the potato eaters. When van Gogh is 32 years old, he moves to Antwerp in the Netherlands and later to Paris, where he is closer to his brother and dealer Theo. Under the impression of Impressionism, the then current art style, the painter begins to experiment with colors and different techniques.

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With his brother Theo, who runs the Paris branch of the art dealer Goupil & Co., he agrees to distribute his paintings. But Vincent van Gogh can not handle the money he and his brother Theo earn and lives in constant poverty. He moved to Brussels in 1880 to get in touch with artists and to learn painting skills.

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Vincent van Gogh decides to move to Paris. Arriving in Paris, the artist tries his hand at different trades. He becomes an assistant teacher, then a pastor, later a preacher, and finally a volunteer in a bookstore, and for a short time begins studying theology, for which he moves back to the Netherlands.

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After leaving school earlier than planned, in July 1869 he began training at the art dealer Goupil & Co in The Hague. He is then transferred to the London branch, where he feels lonely and unhappy. His dissatisfaction can be found today in many of the drawings the artist made during his time in England.

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Van Gogh is treated at the hospital after he has cut himself off one of his ears. During the hospitalization Gauguin travels to Paris and her friendship is over. Vincent Van Gogh is increasingly in nervous crises. He withdraws to devote himself exclusively to his art. Most of his pictures are taken during the last 10 years of his life.

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In 1888 Van Gogh lives with Paul Gauguin in Arles in southern France. His dream is to found an artist community there. At this time arises the series of his famous sunflower pictures. In the same year, however, worsened the mental state of Van Gogh. His relationship with Gaugin is influenced by this and ends in a strong dispute between the two.

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n 1885, Vincent van Gogh went to Belgium to study art. Here he is strongly influenced by the French painters C├ęzanne, Signac, Seurat and Gaugin. After further studies in Paris, he met a few years later Pablo Picasso and Paul Gauguin know. Van Gogh now experiments with different painting styles.

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But this is where his illness breaks out. Doctors find in him severe delusions and nightmares, which prevent him from now on more and more free painting and drawing. After a quarrel with his artist friend Paul Gauguin van Gogh cuts off in October 1888 a part of his left ear. On the advice of the citizens of Arles van Gogh is sent to a mental hospital, where he has no choice but to paint self-portraits or the later famous starry night.

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Vincent Willem van Gogh was born on March 30, 1853 in Groot-Zundert, Holland. His father is a pastor and van Gogh will live a religious life like him.

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