Vincent Van Gogh 1853-1890

Timeline created by SURYA MIDHUN
  • Birth of Vincent

    Birth of Vincent
    Born March 30, 1853 at Groot- Zundret, Netherlands.
    His birth home is now a museum.
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    Vincent Van Gogh 1853-1890

    A timeline of the famous Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh
  • First Job

    First Job
    Leaves school and gets a job at Goupil Cie, - Art dealars at The Hague. This image alongside is from that period.( around 1873)
  • Early works

    Early works
    His early works were very dark and realistic
  • First Masterpiece

    First Masterpiece
    Paints his first masterpiece -'The Potato Eaters'
  • Paris

    From 1886-1888 he lived in paris and painted many scenes of this famous city. He also spoke fluent french. This picture in pastels is of another famous artist Henri de Toulose-Lautrec.
  • Sunflowers series

    Sunflowers series
    In the two years between 1886-1888 van Gogh painted the sunflowers as a theme and are among his most famous paintings.
  • Cut of his ear

    Cut of his ear
    He cut of his ear with a razor -he did many self portraits and in this one his ear is bandaged.
  • The Starry Night

    The Starry Night
    He painted this view from the east-facing window of his asylum room at Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, just before sunrise, with the addition of an imaginary village.
  • Death

    Vincent suffered from depression and he shot himself in the chest and died of his injuries two days later.