Japanese Prints collected by Vincent van Gogh
Published by the Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam 1978.
Japanese Prints collected by Vincent van Gogh contains two essays An Introduction to the Japanese Prints collected by Vincent van Gogh by Williem van Gulik, and Vincent van Gogh and Japanese Prints: an introductory essay by Fred Orton.
Van Gogh collected Japanese prints from his time in Paris. He was fascinated and influenced by them. When he lived in the Yellow House in Arles he decorated the walls with his collection. This is an interesting book, explaining in detail the influence that Japanese prints had on van Gogh’s art.
A soft cover book, 84 pages. The spine is a little scuffed but the book is in good condition.
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