The Van Gogh Museum

This is what the Van Gogh Museum looks like from the outside:

The Van Gogh Museum
The Van Gogh Museum

As for the inside, the magnificent Vincent, here is the first sign. A recommended read for all the artists (including you, authors) who read this blog. For everyone who follows this blog because life is an art and you can apply lessons from great artists to everything, from cooking to your boring day job.

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Purples of Amsterdam

This photo of Lilies is out of focus, but this masterpiece is the first thing you see when you enter the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. The close ups came out better and show the brush strokes. The explanation is handy. The Van Gogh Museum does an outstanding job explaining every aspect of Van Gogh, including the science of studying and verifying his paintings. His influences are interesting as well. This museum makes a lot of knowledge accessible.

Irises by Van Gogh

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Close up of Irises by Van Gogh
Close up of Irises by Van Gogh
Reproduction sof Van Gogh's palette for The Irises
Reproduction of Van Gogh’s palette for The Irises
Close up of Irises by Van Gogh 2
Close up of Irises by Van Gogh 2