TITLE

Vincent van Gogh's paintings of olive trees and cypresses from St.-Remy

AUTHOR(S)
Jirat-Wasiutynski, Vojtech
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec93, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p647
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Relates Vincent Van Gogh's choice and depiction of olive and cypress trees in his two most sustained series of paintings, intended to form part of a thematically structured representation of Provence, France in the 1890s. Description of Provence as a classic and timeless rural society; Disagreement with Paul Gauguin on the subject of painting abstractions from memory.
ACCESSION #
9406240028

 

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