Red Chestnuts in the Public Garden at Arles

Red Chestnuts in the Public Garden at Arles

"However, my health is very good and I’m working a little. I have on the go an avenue of chestnut trees with pink flowers with a little cherry tree in flower and a wisteria plant and the path in the park flecked with sunlight and shade. It will make a pendant to the garden that’s in the walnut frame." To Theo. Arles, Thursday, 2 May 1889
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Painting Date
2nd of May 1889
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The related item and pendant Vincent intends this work for is “The Poet’s Garden” (F: 468)  http://vincentinparis.com/item/the-poets-garden/

“However, my health is very good and I’m working a little. I have on the go an avenue of chestnut trees with pink flowers with a little cherry tree in flower and a wisteria plant and the path in the park flecked with sunlight and shade.
It will make a pendant to the garden that’s in the walnut frame.”

To Theo. Arles, Thursday, 2 May 1889

 

Painting, Oil on Canvas – 72.5 x 92 cm Size 30 Figure
Arles: May 2, 1889
Private collection
F: 517, JH: 1689

Where Vincent Was:
Arles

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