What Is Vincent Van Gogh Famous for?


Vincent Van Gogh is famous for his painting skills. He was a Dutch painter whose work had vivid colours and emotional impact which influenced the 20th century art. He battled mental illness and anxiety throughout his life and was shot dead at the age of 37.
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Van Gogh was known as a famous artist. He was known for his brush painting. van Gogh was also a impressionist.
Vincent van Gogh was part of the Post-Impressionist movement that emphasized the use of the elements and principles of design that was lacking in the art work of the Impressionists.
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Vincent Van Gogh
The 19th-century painter Vincent Van Gogh is almost as famous for his mental instability as for his vivid paintings. Van Gogh's artistic style was fresh and astounding, with impressionistic bursts of color, rough brush strokes, and (as time went on)... More »
Born: March 30, 1853, Groot Zundert, Holland
Died: July 29, 1890
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A 19th-century painter, Van Gogh is almost as famous for his mental instability as for his vivid paintings. His career as an artist lasted only 10 years and coincided with frequent bouts of depression and anguish; in a famous 1888 incident he slashed off
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