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Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear Tragedies and Triumphs Visual Arts Nineteenth Century Life Famous People

After he was released from the hospital, Vincent created self-portraits depicting his bandaged ear.  Although this painting appears to show the injury was to his right ear, it was actually his left.  Van Gogh used a mirror to paint his image.

Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear
is now owned by the Courtauld Institute in London, England.

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Web Gallery of Art.

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