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Experiment Station

Thu, 19 Jan 2017

A Longing to be Stylish

by Experiment Station
Though van Gogh’s widespread fame today may not suggest it, he was only successful in selling a single painting during his lifetime, The Red Vineyards at Arles. His brother and pen pal, Theo, worked as an art collector, frequently expending his resources to attempt to sell Vincent’s paintings.