You might well be familiar with Vincent van Gogh’s The Potato Eaters. What do you think: is this world-famous painting a mistake, or a masterpiece?
Mistake or masterpiece?
Vincent van Gogh spent months preparing The Potato Eaters. And that’s for good reason: the painting was meant to show what sort of artist he was.
Unfortunately for Vincent, not everyone shared his enthusiasm: he received a lot of criticism. But he never gave up. Vincent kept the faith in himself, and that’s just as well: nowadays, people from all around the world visit the museum to see the painting.
And what do you think? Is The Potato Eaters a mistake, or a masterpiece? Visit the exhibition and make up your own mind!