Van Gogh: Chair 1888;                              Self Portrait 1888        

‘Vincent’ – The Life and Work of Vincent Van Gogh

This talk explores the short yet intense and fascinating life of Vincent Van Gogh from his beginnings as an artist in 1879 through to his flowering in Paris between 1886-1888 and onto his mature and signature work in Arles during the last years of his life. It looks at his family background, his letters to his brother, and artistic influences as well as his interesting psychological and unique make up.

THE TALK IS RICHLY ILLUSTRATED WITH ABOUT 40 IMAGES.

A one hour talk followed by questions if desired. Cost: £70 + travel expenses.