A comparative study of Vincent van Gogh ’ s Bedroom series

  title={A comparative study of Vincent van Gogh ’ s Bedroom series},
  author={Ella Hendriks and Leo Jansen and Johanna Salvant and {\'E}lisabeth Ravaud and Myriam Eveno and Michel Menu and Inge Fiedler and Muriel Geldof and Luc Megens and Maarten van Bommel and C. Richard Johnson and David Johnson},
Recent plans to clean and restore Vincent van Gogh’s painting of his Bedroom in Arles (Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam) sparked off a broad collaborative campaign of investigations to compare the materials and techniques used in all three painted versions of this theme, including the Bedroom pictures now in the collections of the Art Institute of Chicago and Musée d’Orsay in Paris. The features considered in this paper include picture format and composition, the preliminary sketch, colour scheme and… CONTINUE READING