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A secret van Gogh. His Motif and Motives

eBook (PDF), 80 Pages
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This book investigates a complex layer of mysteries and clues concealed in van Gogh's paintings and biography. New points of view on the painter’s life are introduced and a foundation is laid for the interpretation of the iconography within his work. The book deduces from the painter’s biography: a previously unexplored interpretation of the final argument with Gauguin; the critical role played by Rachel, la «jeune fille» d’Arles working in rue des Récollets, in the final years of the painter’s life; Theo’s role in quelling the scandal of the December 23rd ear amputation and Gauguin’s ensuing arrest; The author underscores his thesis though a series of details in van Gogh’s works, the painter’s own letters, and by re-visiting well known events in his life. This juxtaposing of biographical facts with the psychological origins of the works posits an exciting new thesis in "A Secret of Van Gogh: His... More > Motif and Motives" that will be of great interest to a wide audience of readers.< Less
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  • By glennboornaz
    Mar 29, 2011
    I found this book most exciting to read. The Author helped me understand better what Van Gogh was thinking, the troubles he was experiencing and how these effected his work through this troubled period of his life. I now look at Van Gogh's work with more knowledge and pleasure as a result. A must read!!!
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Product Details

Edition
First English Edition, 8 march 2011, review March 10, 2011
Publisher
Itool
Published
September 30, 2011
Language
English
Pages
80
File Format
PDF
File Size
48.41 MB

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Printable? Yes
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