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“There’s scarcely one letter by means of Van Gogh which I, who am surely no professional, don’t to find attention-grabbing.” —W. H. Auden

Along with his many outstanding art work and drawings, Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890) left at the back of a captivating and voluminous frame of correspondence. This extremely out there e book features a wide collection of 265 letters, from a complete of 820 in lifestyles, that concentrate on Van Gogh’s relentless quest to search out his future, a seek that led him to grow to be an artist; the shut bond together with his brother Theo; his fraught courting together with his father; his innate craving for popularity; and his nice love of artwork and literature. The correspondence now not handiest provides specified insights into Van Gogh’s advanced interior lifestyles, but in addition re-creates the arena by which he lived and the inventive avant-garde that was once taking hang in Paris.
 
The letters are observed by means of a basic advent, ancient circle of relatives pictures, and reproductions of 87 exact pages of letters that include sketches by means of Van Gogh. Decided on from the seriously acclaimed 6-extent set of letters printed by means of the Van Gogh Museum in 2009, Ever Yours is the very important e book on Van Gogh’s letters, which each artwork and literature lover must personal.