Vincent van Gogh

Vincent van Gogh

Dutch, b. 1853 - d. 1890

Place of Birth: Zundert

Place of Death: Auvers-sur-Oise

NEWS

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, 15 of of the 73 lots offered failed to find buyers... More

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...

Artangel to Open Van Gogh’s Brixton House

By Ashitha Nagesh | March 31, 2014

Artangel is to open a Georgian terraced house in Brixton where it is believed Vincent van Gogh lived from 1873 to 1874.It will host Yes, These Eyes are the Windows, an audio installation by...

Art on the Wrist: Van Gogh Timepieces

By | March 10, 2014

Last year, the van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam celebrated the Impressionist master’s 160th ‘birthday’ with a series of commemorative timepieces, as well as van Gogh RELIEVO, a series of...

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...

India's Saffronart Crosses the East-West Divide With Auction of Van Gogh, Picasso

By Sehba Mohammad | February 15, 2012

The towering and serene poplar trees of the Dutch village of Neunen, immortalized in Vincent van Gogh’s "L'allee aux deux promeneur" (1885), could soon take up permanent residence halfway around...

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