Van Gogh Portfolio
Tuesday, January 5, 1999
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The Courtesan | (after Eisen) 1887 (Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam (Vincent van Gogh Foundation) )
"To take the long walk through its galleries ... is to undertake a pilgrimage," wrote Paul Richard in Sunday Arts.
"Look into the eyes of his self-portraits and you see a man consuming himself in a desperate attempt to find beauty and truth and show and tell it," wrote Weekend's Hank Burchard.
» Van Gogh for It
Ten van Gogh-related alternatives for those who missed the exhibit.
» Biography of van Gogh
A brief history of van Gogh's life and times by Charles S. Moffett, former senior curator of paintings at the National Gallery of Art.
» Van Gogh Cartoon
Richard Thompson came up with things that would drive van Gogh crazy if he were alive today.
» Travel to van Gogh's Last Resting Place
The tormented painter hoped to find peace in the quiet town of Auvers, with its winding streets and red-tiled roofs. Although he didn't, you may.
» Washington Post FeaturesThe debate on van Gogh's madness continues to this day.
A report from opening day.
A survival guide for museum-goers with kids.
The science behind the design of the van Gogh show.
Van Gogh's art spawned a modern culture industry.
What it was like waiting in line for van Gogh tickets.
Why does Vincent van Gogh fascinate us?
» Other Places to See van Goghs
A list of other places to see van Gogh's works both in Washington and on the Web.