Languages: English | Nederlands | Italiano

Van Gogh & Kids

painting

Irises

Vincent Van Gogh's "Irises" was painted in Saint-Rémi, France, 1890.

92 x 73 cm, Oil con canvas.

Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Vincent painted many flowers to practise his skills as a painter. He wanted to try out certain colour combinations such as here where he painted these purple-blue irises against a yellow background.