• A Bookmark Illustrated by Van Gogh Has Been Discovered After 135 Years

    25 days ago - By Colossal

    Detail of “Strip with three sketches” of a Woman Walking, Viewed from the Back, a Sitting Man and a Sitting Woman , before June 1883, graphite on paper, 28 x 5 centimeters. Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, purchased with support from the Bank Giro Loterij
    In 2021, it's rare to stumble upon a work by Vincent van Gogh that hasn't been previously identified, but researchers recently uncovered a few early drawings slipped inside one of the Dutch artist's books. Now on view as part of Here to Stay at the Van Gogh Museum , the newly discovered bookmark has been hidden for about 135 years and dates...
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