Vincent van Gogh: The Drawings
Colta Ives, Susan Stein, Sjraar van Heugten,
392 pages, 390 illustrations
hardcover, € 55
Metropolitan Museum of Art/Van Gogh Museum/Yale University Press, 2005
ISBN 1 58839 164 7
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A careful selection of more than one hundred works in charcoal, chalk, ink, graphite and watercolor reveals the extroardinary range and brilliance of Vincent van Gogh’s graphic oeuvre as it evolved over the course of his decade-long career. The essays summarize the results of research on Van Gogh’s drawings and provide fresh interpretations of the motivating influences that shaped the artist’s extraordinary achievements and their reverberating impact. Fully documented and richly illustrated.