Archive: Vincent Van Gogh

Blast From the Past

Vincent Van Gogh cut off his own ear, but why? Gangrene? Artist's Block? No. In fact, it was Vincent's enraged reaction when he saw a portrait of himself painted by his roommate, Paul Gauguin. Later, Van Gogh would paint many self-portraits, sans ear.
Aug 28, 2000
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