Butterflies (Van Gogh)

Butterflies (Van Gogh)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Butterflies (van Gogh) are paintings made by Vincent van Gogh in 1889 and 1890. Van Gogh made at least four paintings of butterflies and one of a moth. The metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly was symbolic to van Gogh of men and women's capability for transformation. Butterflies and moths, in the insect order Lepidoptera, are distinguished generally in several ways: Butterflies are brighter in color and fly in the day. Butterfly wings are not linked and fold together when they are in a resting position. On the other hand, moths are generally duller in color, fly at night and have linked wings. There are some exceptions, though, such as a few types of colored moths.show more

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  • Paperback | 140 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 213g
  • Flu Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136512424
  • 9786136512426