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Ode to Vincent Van Gogh


DSC08851July 1880, from a letter to his brother Teo : ” What did you expect? Whatever lies inside is communicated outside as well. Yet, even if a huge fire is burning in one’s heart , nobody approaches seeking warmth & passers keep to their routes seeing nothing but a few clouds of smoke from the end of a chimney “.

 June 1889. It is the time when Vincent Van Gogh willingly remains in isolation at the St Paul’s asylum, at San Remy; his aim is to escape… Continue reading / Συνέχεια ->