Accomplishments and Records

Go, Go, Gogh!


Self-Portrait-with-Straw-Hat

Self-Portrait of Vincent Van Gogh

During his lifetime, Vincent Van Gogh sold only one painting, and this was to a friend and only for a very small amount of money. While Van Gogh was never a success during his life, he plugged on with painting, sometimes starving to complete his over 800 known works. Today, they bring in hundreds of millions of dollars each.

 

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