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Mining District - Borinage, Belgium

Mining District - Borinage, Belgium Biographies History Tragedies and Triumphs Visual Arts Nineteenth Century Life Geography

The coal-mining district in Borinage, Belgium, where van Gogh (then in his mid-twenties) moved to become a preacher.  It was here that van Gogh, the artist, was born.


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Image online, courtesy University of Seville (a Spanish-language website) and its illustrated biography of Vincent van Gogh.

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