Medium: oil on canvas
Location: J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA
Dimensions: 71 x 93
Irises is one of many paintings by the Dutch artist Vincent van Gogh
on the same topic.
Gogh painted him while he lived in Saint Paul-de-Mausole in Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France. In contrast to other parts of the period, irises lack voltage typical of his recent work. Gogh
this painting called lightning rod for my disease because he believed that he will continue to create, and stops further development of the madness of his soul. Irises were inspired by Japanese printing matrix (a type of printing forms used in printing), so the painting can spare any shadows or play with light.
Gogh painted picture Irises in 1889. Prevailing color of this fine art print is green and its shape is landscape. Original size is 71 x 93. This art piece is located in J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, USA. This image is printed on demand - you can choose material, size and finishing.Vincent Willem van Gogh (1853-1890).
Dutch painter belonging to Post-Impressionism
. His paintings (some 900 paintings and 1,100 drawings and sketches) are among the most famous in the world and are sold for exorbitant sums (except for those in our shop). Parisian Impressionists
He lived in Paris from 1886 and was influenced by the use of bright colours - most of his works were painted during this period. In his paintings, Gogh uses contrasting colours (often blue and orange - he said that I want to use colours other contrasts to each of them shone even more to contrast a man and a woman). He was known for his excesses and amputated an ear after the break-up of his friendship with Gauguin
. There is a lot of speculation about this incident (he possibly suffered from heavy metal poisoning from paint that had caused mental problems). In 1890, unfortunately he committed suicide.