Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear was done after Van Gogh cut of his right earlobe. Yes. Van Gogh’s friend Paul Gauguin came to stay with the painter in Arles at the end of 1989. But during one of their arguments, Van Gogh had a seizure during which he threatened Gauguin with a razor.

Impression Sunrise

This famous painting, Impression, Sunrise, was created from a scene in the port of Le Havre. Monet depicts a mist, which provides a hazy background to the piece set in the French harbor. The orange and yellow hues contrast brilliantly with the dark vessels, where little, if any detail is immediately visible to the audience. …

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