Elizabeth Ripley tells a warm, understanding story of the great artist Vincent van Gogh. His arduous life, struggles against poverty, the determination to continue painting despite lack of recognition, are discussed with dignity and sympathy. Much of the story is told by van Gogh himself, as his personality vivdly emerges through letters written to family and friends.
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