In an earlier post, I discussed Vincent van Gogh’s works at Langlois Bridge, Arles. Of particular interest is the painting F400 that includes an as-yet unidentified tower ‘T’ on the right hand side of the painting. The illustration below shows a photograph taken in 1902, which does not show the tower ‘T’, together with theContinue reading “A Mysterious Tower in Vincent van Gogh’s Painting of Langlois Bridge, 1888”
Vincent van Gogh (1853–1890), the Dutch post-impressionist, is one of the most influential figures in Western art. Many say he was a genius. Van Gogh’s paintings Sunflowers, Cafe Terrace At Night, Irises, and The Starry Night were painted while he was living in the southern French city of Arles. Here I explore Vincent Van Gogh’s worksContinue reading “Vincent Van Gogh’s Langlois Bridge”
Natural environments have a stress-reducing or restorative influence, a form of homeostasis, while urban environments have the opposite effect. Landscape photography is an important tool for conservation activists.