January 29, 1871 – Vincent parents move from Zundert to Helvoirt

January 29, 1871 – Vincent parents move from Zundert to Helvoirt

29 January
The Van Gogh family moves from Zundert to Helvoirt, where the Reverend Van Gogh has been called to lead the parish. They live at Torenstraat 47. Theo attends secondary school in Oisterwijk until the end of 1872.  Vincent has been working under the tutelage of H. G. Tersteeg for the past 18 months.  Tersteeg is pictured in an 1885 photograph.

map zundert to helvoirt


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