View of a Butcher’s Shop

View of a Butcher’s Shop

"The studies I have are an old woman of Arles, a landscape with snow, a view of a stretch of pavement with a butcher’s shop." To Theo van Gogh. Arles, on or about Friday, 24 February 1888
Details:
Painting Date
23rd of February 1888
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Description:

Vincent has been in Arles for about five days when he writes of this piece and a couple of others he has worked on while winter keeps its grasp on Provence in late February, 1888.

“The studies I have are an old woman of Arles, a landscape with snow, a view of a stretch of pavement with a butcher’s shop.”

To Theo van Gogh. Arles, on or about Friday, 24 February 1888

 

39.7 cm x 33.1 cm

Painting, Oil on Canvas on Cardboard
Arles: February, 1888
Van Gogh Museum
Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Europe
F: 389, JH: 1359

Where Vincent Was:
Arles

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