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Vincent van Gogh
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Where was Vincent born?
Holland or The Netherlands
What country was Vincent from?
What do we call people from The Netherlands
March 30, 1853
When was Vincent born?
The name of Vincent's very supportive brother.
Vincent Willem van Gogh
What is the name of Vincent's dead older brother?
What kind of student was Vincent?
Where did Vincent go to work for the first time?
How old was Vincent when he first started writing letters to his little brother?
How old was Vincent when he first started sketching in letters to his brother?
A pastor or missionary
What did Vincent become obsessed about becoming around age 23?
Where did Vincent go after he was dismissed from the evangelical school in Etten?
To be a poor man amongst the poor...
What did Vincent want when he lived in the mining town?
Drawing landscapes and the poor.
What helped pull Vincent out of the throws of a crippling depression after his failed attempts as a clergyman?
What age does Vincent complete his first oil painting?
Still Life with Cabbage and Clogs
What is the name of Vincent's first oil painting.
Where was Vincent first hospitalized for depression after Mauve broke up with him?
The Potato Eaters
What was one of Vincent's most successful first/early paintings that really kicked off his signature style?
What year did Vincent go to Paris?
What style of art did Vincent attempt that landed him in the hospital in Paris?
What was the name of the group of rebel artists that Vincent met in Paris?
What new cultural style was Vincent exposed to in Paris which influenced his art for the rest of his life?
Where did Vincent move when he 'escaped' the craziness of Paris?
The Little Yellow House
What did Vincent call his home in the south of France when talking to family and friends in letters?
Who went to visit Vincent in the south of France to be the first additional member of Vincent's dreamed artists commune?
The Red Vineyard
What was the name of the one painting that Vincent sold in his lifetime?
What was the name of Vincent's one friend, the postman, in Arles?
What did Vincent frantically paint when he found out his 'friend' was coming to live with him and paint?
What problem in Vincent's 'bag of issues' landed him in the hospital in Arles, and made him self-admit himself into the hospital in Saint-Remy?
Theo rented an extra room to use as a studio.
What helped Vincent get better while he was at Saint-Remy?
Dr. Paul Gachet
While in Paris for 3 days, artist Pissaro told Vincent he should go to Auvers to work with what artist doctor?
Gave it to the prostitute he was sad over
What happened to Vincent's ear piece that was severed from his head?
Nature and the poor.
What was Vincent's favorite subject to paint?
Alcohol, 'Ladies of the Night', poor student, depression, melancholia, bi-polar disorder, epilepsy, dead baby Vincent, tough-love mom and dad, syphilis, OCD, social anxiety.
What is in Vincent's 'bag of issues'?
July 27, 1890
When was Vincent shot?
How many days after the gunshot wound did Vincent die?
37 years old
Tragically, how old was my main man Vincent when he died?
How many years of his life did Vincent paint?
How many years of his life did he draw, obsessively.
How many paintings Vincent complete in his lifetime?
How many drawings did he complete?
What do we call a professional drawer?
How long after Vincent's death did his little brother die?
What did Theo van Gogh die from?
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