Vincent Van Gogh at
After spending two
years in the countries of Nuenen, Vincent needed to go back to town and
I am glad I went away, I feel so happy to have a little nest to
work in when the weather is bad. The park also is nice. Getting bored
wont be easy.
He discovers a basic law of drawing: Greeks dont start from
the outline, they start from the middles, from the kernels.
He attends the lessons of the Verlat workshop, and often goes to various
He tries to improve his method and turn his palette to lighter shades.
Even if he ends up criticizing the mechanical training which
was given to him in Anvers, Vincent van Gogh found the clash of
ideas he was looking for, but now, it was in Paris and to the Cormon
workshop that he wished to go.