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THE WORLD OF VAN GOGH
THESE SHOES ARE MADE FOR WALKING?
You cannot put the same shoe on every foot.
Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) not only created portraits of people, but also of the objects around him, including the pair of shoes above. The words of wisdom of ancient Roman Publius Syrus (85-43 B.C.) have endured in books such as The Moral Sayings of Publius Syrus* (by D. Lyman).
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