Vincent van gogh completed more than 2,100 works, consisting of 860 oil paintings and more than 1,300 watercolors, drawings and sketches several of his paintings now rank among the most expensive in the world irises sold for a record $539 million, and his portrait of dr gachet sold for $825 million.
These 10 favorite paintings by vincent van gogh (1853-1890) reveal fascinating details about the artist's short and passionate life 10 most-loved paintings by vincent van gogh search the site go. Vincent van gogh (1853–1890) is one of the most famous artists in the history of western art read van gogh's biography, discover the stories about his life and work, and explore his paintings and drawings in the museum's collection.
The authors of van gogh: the life, steven naifeh and gregory smith, set out to write the most complete life of vincent van gogh as possible, and they have admirably succeeded this is not a book for everyone.
Welcome to the van gogh gallery - the definitive reference for information about the life and work of vincent van gogh with a career that ran a little over a decade, he produced an astonishing amount of work: 1,000 drawings, 150 watercolors, 10 watercolors, 9 lithographs, an etching, and over 900 paintings.
His paintings are among the most adored in the world, and the story of his life and death is legendary: vincent van gogh was a troubled genius who killed himself but while van gogh was no doubt. In 2013 sunset at montmajour became the first full-sized van gogh painting to be newly confirmed since 1928   today many of his pieces—including his numerous self portraits , landscapes, portraits and sunflowers —are among the world's most recognizable and expensive works of art. The life and works of vincent van gogh is a painting in the form of a map, showing vincent's paintings in their approximate locations.
Van gogh filled the final decade of his life with masterworks that would communicate his unique perspective far beyond his death in 1890 the career of vincent van gogh as a painter was short, but his paintings revolutionized artistic practice and styles.