Starry Night

Van Gogh at the Asylum

Starry Night Van Gogh at the Asylum
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Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780711239203
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Description

Starry Night is a fully illustrated account of Van Gogh's time at the asylum in Saint-Remy. Despite the challenges of ill health and asylum life, Van Gogh continued to produce a series of masterpieces – cypresses, wheatfields, olive groves and sunsets. He wrote very little about the asylum in letters to his brother Theo, so this book sets out to give an impression of daily life behind the walls of the asylum of Saint-Paul-de-Mausole and looks at Van Gogh through fresh eyes, with newly discovered material.

 

The author

MARTIN BAILEY is a leading specialist on Van Gogh and an arts journalist. He is a London-based correspondent for The Art Newspaper. Bailey has curated several exhibitions on Van Gogh including one at Tate Britain in 2019. His most recent books include The Sunflowers Are Mine: The Story of Van Gogh’s Masterpiece, Studio of the South: Van Gogh in Provence and Starry Night: Van Gogh at the Asylum.

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Specs

Format: Hardback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9780711239203
Illustrations: full colour
Size: 7.559 in x 9.646 in / 192 mm x 245 mm
Published:

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