Arts Everyday Living: A Tribute to Vincent van Gogh—Sunflowers Forever, Part II

  SUNFLOWERS FOREVER, PART II This second installment of my tribute to Vincent van Gogh will focus on the two remaining sunflowers paintings of the four work series. Sunflowers and Repetitions The two largest canvases, 12 Sunflowers in a Vase (Neue Pinakothek Museum, Munich) and 14 Sunflowers in a Vase (National Gallery of Art, London) were […]

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Arts Everyday Living: Van Gogh & Sunflowers Forever, I

Published from an earlier date.     VAN GOGH AND SUNFLOWERS FOREVER, PART I  No other artist is so closely identified with a flower, except perhaps Georgia O’Keeffe and the poppy. Other artists have contributed to the sunflower legacy in art.  For instance, Claude Monet’s Bouquet of Sunflowers, done about 1881, predates Vincent’s series by […]

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