The account book is invaluable for those studying the history of the former Theo van Gogh collection and, more specifically, the works by Vincent that formed such a substantial part of it. It lists the sale of more than 200 works by Van Gogh in the period 1890-1924. These data provide new material for a further description and analysis of the artist’s oeuvre.
The extensive introduction gives an impression of economia of the Van Gogh’s at the end of the 19th century.
Hardcover, 2002, 224 blz., ca. 220 ill.