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~

Why Did Van Gogh Cut Off His Own Ear?~

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear, The Courtauld Institute of Art, London, UK~

Previous December 23 posts:

December 23~ Animals in Art

Artist Birthday Quiz for 12/23~

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