Thursday, January 26, 2023

Wow …

I met the oldest woman in the world—who shared her memories of Van Gogh in Arles. (Hat tip, Rus Bowden.

Theoretically the young girl and the struggling artist could certainly have met, living as they did in the same town for 15 months in 1888-89. It was also quite plausible that Van Gogh patronised the family shop for canvas.

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