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Famous Painting The Potato-Eaters.
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  • Introduction
  • What good artist do
  • Getting started with art
  • A jump start to drawing

The Potato-Eaters.

Name: The Potato-Eaters.
Artist: Vincent van Gogh
Location: Amsterdam, Van Gogh Museum
Year: 1885

Vincent lived in Nuenen, near Antwerp between 1883 and 1886. During this time he truly emerged as a great artist.

He observed the peasants in the fields, sketched and painted them. It was a great learning experience for him and helped to define his style. The Potato Eaters is often considered his first major painting.

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