Other pigments were either obtained from the Cultural Heritage Agency’s collection of historical pigments, or purchased from Kremer Pigmente.The reconstructed paints were subsequently used to calculate the absorption K and scattering S parameters of the individual paints.
Discuss the evolution of his faith, from childhood to death, citing specific works if possible.
Why do you think van Gogh was so preoccupied with peasant portraiture and documentation for so much of his life, even though he himself came from a decidedly middle-class family?
What part did romance play in van Gogh's life and work?
Discuss his view of women, in light of his early interest in Michelet's writings as well as his depiction of women in his art?
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Why did the portrait fascinate him so, especially towards the end of his life?
What did he mean when he said he wanted his portraits to be like "apparitions"? Discuss the development of the landscape in van Gogh's art, from his early work in The Netherlands through his transcendent final double-square landscapes from Auvers?
In a letter Vincent wrote to his brother Theo on Saturday , he describes this painting as depicting ‘A meadow full of very yellow buttercups, a ditch with iris plants with green leaves, with purple flowers, …’ (letter 609).
Nowadays the buttercups look somewhat dull ochreish yellow and most of the irises appear more bluish than purple due to fading of the red pigments.