Friday, April 27, 2012

Vincent Van Gogh.

Vincent Van Gogh was a dutch painter. He was one of the most famous painters in all of history. He painted over 900 paintings, but unfortunately he only sold one painting in his lifetime. Which was the Red Vineyard. Not soon after he took his last breath and passed on, which was then when his sister in law took his paintings and tried selling them. That was when he became a world famous artist.

He was born on March 30th 1853 as was raised up in Groot-Zundert near Breda Nederland. At 16 years of age Vincent went to hogue to worked for his uncle, the art dealer. As he passed on Vincent's brother Theo carried on his uncle's job, then became Vincent Van Gogh next art dealer. In 1878 way before Vincent Van Gogh became an painter he was preacher just likes his father in Southern  western Belgium.

1 comment:

  1. Kia Ora Selina
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    Keep it up Selina.
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