Van Gogh’s Legacy

Author: Carol Gancia
Photo: Musee D’Orsay

“What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?”
- Vincent Van Gogh

Starry Night Over The Rhone


November 2010, San Francisco. People from all over the world are lining up at the De Young Museum in San Francisco every one and a half hours to see post-impressionist paintings loaned by Musee D’Orsay in Paris during its renovation. The De Young is the only museum in North America to hold this exhibition. Some of the biggest stars of the exhibition are Vincent Van Gogh’s eight major paintings– from “Starry Night Over The Rhone” to “Bedroom At Arles.” Post-Impressionist artist Vincent Van Gogh painted full time for 10 years without ever seeing… More


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Posted on 4 November '10 by admin, under BLAST FROM THE PAST.