Peasant Woman Mowing

Peasant Woman Mowing

"The other canvases – the Reaper &c. aren’t dry. And now in the bad season I’m going to make a lot of copies, for really I must do more figure work. It’s the study of the figure that teaches one to grasp the essential and to simplify." To Theo. Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, on or about Friday, 20 September 1889
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Painting Date
19th of September 1889
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“The other canvases – the Reaper &c. aren’t dry. And now in the bad season I’m going to make a lot of copies, for really I must do more figure work. It’s the study of the figure that teaches one to grasp the essential and to simplify.”

To Theo. Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, on or about Friday, 20 September 1889

 

 

Painting, Oil on Canvas – 39 x 24 cm Size 6 Marine
Saint-Rémy: September 19, 1889
Private collection
F: 698, JH: 1789

Where Vincent Was:
Saint Remy

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