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Church at Auvers - May, 1890

Church at Auvers - May, 1890 Geography Social Studies Visual Arts

Vincent painted the "Church at Auvers" in June of 1890.  (He arrived in the village on the 21st of May that year.)  

The oil-on-canvas measures 68 x 57 cm and is owned by the Musée d'Orsay in Paris.  Its full name is:  "The Church in Auvers-sur-Oise, View from the Chevet."  

The Musée d'Orsay provides interesting background (and commentary) about the work.

Click on the image for a better view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Web Gallery of Art.

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