La Mousm

La Mousm

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. La Mousm also known as La Mousm, Sitting in a Cane Chair, Half-Figure (with a branch of oleander) was painted by Vincent van Gogh in 1888 while living in Arles, which Van Gogh dubbed "the Japan of the south." Retreating from the city, he hoped that his time in Arles would evoke in his work the simple, yet dramatic expression of Japanese art. At the time that Vincent painted this portrait he was 35 years old. Living in Arles in southern France, he was at the height of his career, producing some of his best work. His paintings represented different aspects of ordinary life, such as Harvest at La Crau and this painting, La Mousm . The sunflower paintings, some of the most recognizable of van Gogh's paintings, were created in this time. He worked continuously to keep up with his ideas for paintings. This is likely one of van Gogh's happier periods of life. He is confident, clear-minded and seemingly content.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 156 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 236g
  • Fer Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136513471
  • 9786136513478