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Vincent van Gogh an amazing artist had a life with its ups and downs Born in 1853 in Groot-Zundest Holland he was the second child of eight He lived his life to the fullest filling it with many works of art but also with pain and agony He grew up around art and it soon became his passion At twenty years old van Gogh moved to London to work for a branch in Goupil Cie While in London he grew to appreciate art and found great influences such as Charles Dickens and George Eliot While he moved around he kept in touch with his younger brother Theo van Gogh He kept in contact with Theo for the rest of his life While working for Goupil Cie he slowly began to turn his attention to the bible and not pay so much attention to the arts He soon became a clergymen and a preacher in England Van Gogh fell in love with Eugenie who was already engage His unrequited love for Eugenie eventually caused his demise in his work at Goupil Cie Vincent van Gogh still a Christian man felt like it was his duty to continue his work in the church but he also wanted to pursue art He moved to Brussels and studied art and religion with an artist named Anthon van Rappard Soon after that he moves to Etten to live with his parents and furthers his techniques in art He traveled a lot around this time and sees many country sides He is told to paint 12 different angles of The Hague In 1886 he moves in with his brother Theo in Montmarte In this period of time he meets various artists such as Paul Gauguin and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec During this time his brother Theo supports him so that hes able to focus all of his attention on his art His previous art was very dark very dreary
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