Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)

The Plain near Auvers

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Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation

Abstract

In Auvers, Van Gogh chose to paint a large number of landscapes on canvases . A letter to Theo describes the sadness and loneliness he wished these paintings to express, but also his desire to show how 'healthy and heartening' he found the countryside.

Keywords

Munich, Germany, Auvers-sur-Oise, France, Style: Dutch Post Impressionist / Pointillist, School: Post Impressionist / Pointillist, Movement: Post Impressionism, Dutch, Painting;, Painting

Subject: topical

Style: Dutch Post Impressionist / Pointillist; School: Post Impressionist / Pointillist; Movement: Post Impressionism; Dutch; Painting;

Subject: geographic

Munich, Germany; Auvers-sur-Oise, France

Time Period

July, 1890

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Genre

Painting; picture

Holding Location

University of South Florida USF

Collection

Art and Art History (Saskia)

Identifier

A01-NHF0020

The Plain near Auvers

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