First Steps, after Millet

Oil on canvas | 72.4 x 91.1cm | 1890

Vincent van Gogh

In fall and winter 1889–90, while a voluntary patient at the asylum in Saint-Rémy, Van Gogh painted twenty-one copies after Millet, an artist he greatly admired. He considered his copies "translations" akin to a musician's interpretation of a compose...
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