Vincent van Gogh

Nationality: Dutch

Birth Year: 1853

Death Year: 1890

Place of Birth: Zundert

Place of Death: Auvers-sur-Oise

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Forget Mr. Spock: Van Gogh Had Nimoy’s Heart

By Patrick Pacheco | March 2, 2015

In the aftermath of Leonard Nimoy’s death at the age 83 on February 27, tributes poured in hailing his iconic role as Mr. Spock, the wise, cryptic, and gaunt-faced conscience of the Starship Enterprise in the 1970s cult series “Star Trek” and... More

Sotheby’s Evening Sale — The Chariot of Fire

By Judd Tully | November 5, 2014

Turbo-charged by two 20th-century sculpture masterworks, Sotheby’s Impressionist and Modern evening sale racked up a record $422,110,000, the firm’s highest tally in its long history.That said,...

On the Block: What to Look for at Auction in November

By Judd Tully,Art+Auction | November 3, 2014

With the global art market continuing to perform like a race-proven thoroughbred, this season offers a number of blue-chip trophy contenders, led by a fabulous, rare-to-market Alberto Giacometti...

VIDEO: Van Gogh, Van Goyen and Joan Mitchell at TEFAF 2013

By Kristen Boatright | March 21, 2013

ARTINFO explores some of the hightpoints of TEFAF Maastricht with Michel Witmer, a member of the TEFAF Board of Trustees and a fair Ambassador. TEFAF, in its 26th year, features 260 exhibitors,...

Van Gogh Attribution to Be Confirmed by Hair Sample

By ARTINFO UK | August 9, 2012

For Markus Roubrocks, the status of a prized art treasure may hang on a single thread.According to the Telegraph, the Cologne collector has always maintained that his picture “Still Life With...

Billionaire Leon Black is the Mystery Buyer Behind the Record-Busting "Scream" Sale: WSJ

By Shane Ferro | July 11, 2012

The art market mystery of the year may just have been solved: American businessman Leon Black was the successful bidder for "The Scream," the $119.9-million Edvard Munch pastel auctioned off at...

A Giacometti Lamppost and Gerard Depardieu's Miro Shined at Christie's $16.5-Million Paris Sales

By ARTINFO France | May 24, 2012

PARIS — Under the watchful eye of auctioneer François de Ricqlès, Christie's totaled €12.9 million ($16.5 million) during two sales in Paris this week: The Moch collection and another, unnamed...

TEFAF Barrels on With Sales of Show-Stopping Works by Gerhard Richter, Andy Warhol, and Ahmed Alsoudani

By Paul Laster | March 19, 2012

MAASTRICHT, The Netherlands — A crowd of well-heeled art consultants and collectors quickly poured into the lush, tulip-filled aisles of TEFAF, the European Fine Art Fair in Maastricht, on its...

A Matta From MoMA and a Van Gogh Drawing Enlivened Sotheby's Impressionist and Modern Sale in Paris

By Nicolai Hartvig,ARTINFO France | December 13, 2011

Sotheby's evening Impressionist and Modern sale last week totaled €14.4 million ($19.3 million), landing in the high end of its pre-sale estimate of €11,184,000-15,705,000....