Paris and Arles 1888

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Vincent van Gogh in Paris and Arles 1888

Vincent van Gogh was worn down by his activities in Paris, on February 19, 1888, Vincent leaves for Arles, Provence in the south of France: "It appears to me to be almost impossible to work in Paris."
In Arles he was still hoping to establish an artists cooperative. Gauguin describes the paintings in that period as completely Vincent van Gogh.
See the masters of art The Yellow House - Vincent's Bedroom - Cafe Terrace at Night - Starry Night over the Rhone

It is very interesting to follow his whole period in Paris first. See the collection of 1886 and 1887. And look at the total change of his art technique.

First you will find the last paintings, Vincent van Gogh made in Paris. And after the paintings from his Arles period. You will find a collection of paintings in coronial order, made in 1888. So you can follow the evolution of his way of painting.

The most paintings are part of a collection in a museum. We have listed all that museums in our Van Gogh Museums page.


Click on the images to enlarge. From there click on, in an easy to use interface, the next or previous enlarged painting.
You also will find information about sizes, material and the museum or collection the painting belongs to.


The last paintings Van Gogh made in Paris 1888



Still Life with Pears

Still life
with pears
Self portrait with straw hat Vincent van Gogh

Portrait with
straw hat
Self portrait in front of the easel

Self-portrait
and the easel



Paintings made in Arles 1888



Old Woman of Arles

Old woman
of Arles
Langlois Bridge at Arles with Women Washing

Snowy
landscape
Pork butcher's shop

Pork butcher's
shop
Blossoming Almond Branch in a Glass

Almond
branch
Still life with basket and six oranges

Still life
with basket
Langlois Bridge at Arles with Women Washing

Langlois
bridge
White Orchard

White
orchard



Pink Peach Tree in Blossom (Reminiscence of Mauve)

Pink peach
tree
Orchard in Blossom, Bordered by Cypresses

Orchard
cypresses
View of Arles with Irises in the Foreground

View of Arles
with irises
Farmhouse in a Wheat Field

Farmhouse
wheat field
Still Life: Blue Enamel Coffeepot, Earthenware and Fruit

Blue enamel
coffeepot
Field with poppies

Field with
poppies
Harvest at La Crau

Harvest at
La Crau



Haystacks in Provence

Haystacks
in Provence
Seascape at Saintes-Maries

Seascape
at Maries
Street in Saintes-Maries

Street
in Maries
Girl with Ruffled Hair (The Mud lark)

Girl with
ruffled hair
Fishing Boats on the Beach at Saintes-Maries

Fishing boats
Maries
View of Saintes-Maries

View of
Maries
Canal with Women Washing

Canal with
women



Portrait of the Postman Joseph Roulin

Portrait of
the postman
Portrait of Patience Escalier

Portrait
of Escalier
Self-Portrait with Pipe and Straw Hat

Self-portrait
with pipe
Portrait of Eugene Boch

Portrait of
Eugene Boch
Night Cafe in the Place Lamartine in Arles

Night cafe
Lamartine
Self-Portrait (Dedicated to Paul Gauguin)

Self-portrait
Van Gogh
Vincent's House in Arles (The Yellow House)

The yellow
house



Cafe Terrace on the Place du Forum, Arles, at Night

Cafe terrace
at night
Starry Night Over the Rhone

Starry night
Rhone
Portrait of the Artist's Mother

Portrait of
mother
Vincent's Bedroom in Arles

Vincent's
bedroom
Trunk of an Old Yew Tree

Trunk of
an old tree
The Sower

The sower
near Arles
Vincent's Chair with His Pipe

Vincent's chair
and pipe




Vincent van Gogh and the Lincoln Center Institute for the Arts in Education
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