Art world links which caught my eye…
Paul Gauguin and Vincent Van Gogh were odd couple roommates for a brief but significant period of their lives.
Key quote from the article:
“It was not long after this was painted that Vincent had one of his spells of madness, and the two parted ways never to see each other again. When van Gogh saw the painting, he wrote ‘My face has lit up after all a lot since, but it was indeed me, extremely tired and charged with electricity as I was then.'”
Read the full article here: Gauguin.org – The Painter of Sunflowers, 1888 by Paul Gauguin
My wife Michele Bledsoe has written her own inspirational book, Painting, Passion and the Art of Life.
Remodernism Video: BEFORE THERE WAS FAKE NEWS, THERE WAS FAKE ART
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