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Author Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890.
Title Van Gogh and the colors of the night / [essays by] Sjraar van Heugten, Joachim Pissaro, and Chris Stolwijk ; with contributions by Geeta Bruin, Maite van Dijk, and Jennifer Field.
Publication Info. [New York] : Museum of Modern Art ; [Amsterdam] : Van Gogh Museum, 2008.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 12  759.9 G    IN LIBRARY
Edition English-language ed.
Description 160 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Sept. 21, 2008-Jan. 5, 2009, and at the Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, Feb 13-June 7, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-150) and index.
Contents Foreword / Gleen D. Lowry and Axel Rüger -- Introduction / Joachim Pissarro and Sjraar van Heugten -- Van Gogh and the pictorial genre of evening and night scenes / Chris Stolwijk -- The formation of crepuscular and nocturnal themes in Van Gogh's early writings / Joachim Pissarro -- The colors of the night : technical and stylistic aspects of Van Gogh's night scenes / Sjraar van Heugten -- Landscapes at twilight / Geeta Bruin -- Peasant life : "Les paysans chez eux" / Jennifer Field -- The voice of the wheat : a nocturne / Maite van Dijk -- Poetry of the night / Maite van Dijk and Jennifer Field.
Subject Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 -- Exhibitions.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890.
Night in art -- Exhibitions.
Artists -- Netherlands -- Exhibitions.
Genre or Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Heugten, Sjraar van.
Pissarro, Joachim.
Stolwijk, Chris.
Bruin, Geeta.
Dijk, Maite van, 1982-
Field, Jennifer.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam.
ISBN 9780870707360 (hardback)
0870707361 (hardback)
9780870707377 (paperback)
087070737X (paperback)