"Vincent van Gogh" Essays and Research Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays
Page 1 of 50 - About 500 Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 833 Words
    • 4 Pages

    study/Essay Visual Arts Vincent Van Gogh Vincent Van Gogh was born 30th March‚ 1853‚ in Groot-Zundert‚ Netherlands. Vincent used expressionistic colour‚ line and composition to record his life experiences‚ the people he encountered and the many disappointments he felt. Vincent’s father‚ Theodorus van Gogh‚ was an austere country minister‚ and his mother‚ Anna Cornelia Carbentus‚ was a moody artist whose love of nature‚ drawing and watercolours was transferred to her son. At age 15‚ van Gogh’s family

    Free Vincent van Gogh The Starry Night

    • 833 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    vincent van gogh

    • 260 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Ping Song FNAR C100 Topic Proposal Jennifer D. Scavone 26/10/2013 1. Vincent van Gogh‚ A Peasant Woman Digging in Front of Her Cottage‚ c. 1885. Oil on Canvas‚ 31.3*42 cm‚ Dutch. Medieval to Modern European Painting and Sculpture Gallery 241. 2. Vincent van Gogh‚ Self-Portrait‚ 1887‚ Oil on artist’s board‚ mounted on cradled panel‚ 41*32.5 cm‚ Dutch. Medieval to Modern European Painting and Sculpture Gallery 241. A Peasant Woman Digging in Front of Her Cottage. There are a number of

    Premium Vincent van Gogh Paul Gauguin Netherlands

    • 260 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 734 Words
    • 2 Pages

    One of the most frequent and well-known subjects of van Gogh’s paintings was the artist himself. Van Gogh initially considered the idea of portrait painting as practical and one of the most consistent ways for an artist to provide for themselves and to buy supplies to continue their work‚ “I should succeed in replacing in goods the money spent…then‚ something practical I can do is portrait painting.” (van Gogh.) As van Gogh’s finances ran low‚ he was no longer able to pay models to pose for his portraits

    Premium Self-portrait Vincent van Gogh Painting

    • 734 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 1959 Words
    • 8 Pages

    Vincent van Gogh was an interesting man. Vincent van Gogh had one of the strongest impacts on the art world in the 1800s. He was not recognized until his death and he sold only one painting when he was alive. This painting was "The Red Vineyard". Van Gogh suffered from mental illness and depression. No one knows how he got them but these illnesses have made his art better. He used his emotions and depression in his artwork. Every single piece of his depicts his depression and sorrow. Vincent van

    Premium Vincent van Gogh

    • 1959 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Powerful Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 1309 Words
    • 6 Pages

    Vincent van Gogh painted over eight hundred paintings in less than ten years. He lived from 1853-1890 only spending the last ten years of his life painting. Gogh’s most frequently used style was impasto‚ thickly used oil paints on stretched canvases allowing the movement‚ and texture to be visually seen. Each one of his pieces of work had a rare meaning behind it. People believe after his father’s death Gogh’s artistic talents were unbound due to his technique‚ and talents that changed miraculously

    Premium Vincent van Gogh Painting Expressionism

    • 1309 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 705 Words
    • 3 Pages

    Starry Night Thesis: Vincent van Gogh took a risk‚ painted an enormous artistic achievement‚ and creating for us a sort of balance when viewing Starry Night.  For most of my life particularly in the night the sky opens me up to the universe beyond. Van Gogh must of felt the same way as he captured resplendent color‚ a tree‚ and a town like no one else before.  Vincent van Gogh moved to Arles where he spent much of his time living there out side painting objects or landscape but not many people

    Free Vincent van Gogh The Starry Night

    • 705 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 664 Words
    • 3 Pages

    Impressionism Almond Blossom‚ Vincent van Gogh‚ 1890‚ Post-Impressionism‚ oil on canvas Van Gogh is my favorite artist from the Post-Impressionism era. I believe he used painting as an outlet to express his emotions‚ turmoil and inner demons. In the last couple of years of his life van Gogh was inspired be Japanese woodblocks and almond trees. Van Gogh was very close to his younger Theo and they kept in touch with each other through correspondence via postal service. In January in 1890‚ Theo

    Premium Vincent van Gogh Expressionism Impressionism

    • 664 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 3144 Words
    • 13 Pages

    II. Early Life of van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh was born on March 30‚ 1853 in Groot- Zundert‚ a village close to Breda in the province of North Brabant¬¬¬¬¬-a region in the south of the Netherlands‚ a predominantly Catholic area. He was the oldest child of Theodorus van Gogh‚ a minister of the Dutch reformed church‚ and Anna Cornelia Carbentus. As a child‚ Vincent was serious‚ silent and thoughtful. He attended the Zundert Village School from 1860‚ where the single Catholic teacher taught

    Free Vincent van Gogh

    • 3144 Words
    • 13 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh

    • 766 Words
    • 4 Pages

    Vincent van Gogh Born on March 30‚ 1853 in Groot-Zundert‚ Holland‚ Vincent van Gogh was a Dutch-post impressionist painter whose work influenced art a lot in the twentieth century. His father was a pastor‚ so van Gogh was brought up in a religious matter. As a child‚ van Gogh was silent‚ serious and thoughtful; he was also emotional and lacked self-confidence. By the time‚ van Gogh decided to become an artist‚ he’d already had two unhappy romances‚ had worked as a clerk at a bookstore‚ was an art

    Premium Vincent van Gogh

    • 766 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Powerful Essays

    Vincent Van Gogh Biography

    • 1827 Words
    • 8 Pages

    Vincent Willem van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh was born March 30‚ 1853. He was born in Grout-Zundert Netherlands. He was a post-impressionist painter. He is commonly known as van Gogh. He was highly influenced by 20th century art (Vincent van Gogh‚ 2015). His works are known for their beauty‚ emotion‚ and color. He struggled with mental illness and was poor and unknown his whole life (Van Gogh’s Works‚ 2002-2015). He was very intelligent and even spoke four languages. He spoke French‚ English

    Premium Vincent van Gogh

    • 1827 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Powerful Essays
Previous
Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 50