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Through the Eyes of Vincent Van Gogh:Selected Drawings and by Barrington Barber

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By Barrington Barber

View the area as obvious during the eyes of the mythical artist Vincent Van Gogh during this follow-up to the wildly profitable in the course of the Eyes of Leonardo da Vinci. attractive colour illustrations through Van Gogh are followed by way of informative and attractive textual content. know about the topics, explanations, and meanings at the back of the drawings and work of 1 of the main interesting artists of the 19th century. All of Van Gogh's significant works are the following, from photos resembling that of postman Joseph-Etienne Roulin to the best-known panorama "Starry Night."

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Why do I call him my Diego? He was never mine and never will be. He belongs to himself" "Silent life, giver of worlds, what matters most is no hope. Morning dawns, red friends, great blue spaces, leaves in the hands, noisy birds, fingers in the hair, nests of doves, a rare understanding of the sister struggle, simplicity of the song of injustice, madness of the wind in my heart. Gentle Xocolatl of ancient Mexico, a storm in the blood that enters by mouth. Compulsion, omen, laughter and perfect teeth, pearl needles for some seventh of July gift.

I learned how to help him during his attacks in the middle of the street. On the one hand I was careful to have him breathe ether or alcohol right away, and on the other I kept watch so that nobody would steal his photographic equipment. [He might not have had the money to replace it. In those days it was more than half a century since photography had Page 40 come to Mexico, and after the Revolution, professional competition was difficult because there were many more professional photography studios.

The clear and precise emotion I remember about the Mexican Revolution made Page 31 me join the Young Communists at the age of thirteen, but in 1914 the bullets began to hiss; I can still hear their extraordinary sound. There was propaganda for Zapata in the Friday markets of Coyoacán in the form of ballads illustrated by José Guadalupe Posada, and they cost one centavo. Cristi and I used to sing them, shut up in a large closet smelling of walnut wood, while my mother and father kept watch for us.

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