December 23, 1888~ Vincent Van Gogh cuts off his own ear

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear and Pipe by Vincent van Gogh

January 1889 / 19 3/4”x17 3/8” / Oil on canvas / Philippe Niarchos Collection,
on long-term loan to Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland

[There are four embedded links above]


Frick Art Reference Library~ Portrait de l’artiste, à la pipe et à l’oreille coupée~

https://arcade.nyarc.org/record=b1120069~S7

Why Did Van Gogh Cut Off His Own Ear?~
https://artsandculture.google.com/theme/why-did-van-gogh-cut-off-his-own-ear/bQJymzRE5UViIw?hl=en

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK~
https://courtauld.ac.uk/gallery/collection/impressionism-post-impressionism/van-gogh-self-portrait

Previous December 23 posts:

December 23~ Animals in Art

Artist Birthday Quiz for 12/23~

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.