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Author McQuillan, Melissa

Title Van Gogh / Melissa McQuillan
Published London ; New York : Thames and Hudson, [1989]


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Description 216 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Series World of art
World of art.
Contents Images and myths -- Biography -- Encounters with art -- Van Gogh's practice -- Production of an oeuvre -- Siting van Gogh
Summary The book looks at the influences on Van Gogh's life and work and discusses his paintings in depth. Van Gogh's letters to his brother Theo and other artists, particularly Gauguin, are also examined. His subsequent reputation, the mythology that grew up after his death, the debates between naturalism and modernity and the social implications of Van Gogh's imagery - all are studied in full
Analysis Dutch paintings Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890.
Van Gogh, Vincent
Painters -- Netherlands -- Biography.
Painters -- Netherlands.
Painting, Dutch.
Author Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890.
LC no. 88050234
ISBN 050020232X