Vincent van Gogh to Theo van Gogh (with 1 letter sketch)
Sketch of The sower
Van Gogh was a great admirer of Jean-François Millet’s masterwork The sower. This theme intrigued him throughout his artistic career, and he painted and drew a number of sowers. In this letter he writes to Theo about the painting he is working on, with an immense lemon yellow disc for the sun", with a sketch of the work in progress."
- Date of creation
- woensdag 21 november 1888 [circa]
- Place of creation
- Vincent van Gogh: letters, art, and context
- for information contact Van Gogh Museum