Self-Portrait

Vincent van Gogh
Article nr
KM058CAP

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This reproduction is made in cooperation with the Kröller-Müller Museum.
This reproduction on canvas of Self-Portrait by Vincent van Gogh is made in close cooperation with the Kröller-Müller Museum, where the original painting is hanging in the Van Gogh Gallery.

We handcraft all reproductions in our Amsterdam studio. Are you looking for a specific artwork, a different size or a special frame? Contact us.
Over het origineel:
Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), Self-Portrait 1887, Oil on cardboard, 32.8 x 24 cm, Collection Kröller-Müller Museum.

Gallery wrap 2 cm: Watch this video to see how we make your reproduction. The canvas is stretched by hand on two centimetres thick wooden stretcher bars. The term "gallery wrap" refers to an image that appears on the sides of the stretcher bars as well as the front.

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Gallery wrap 4,5 cm: Watch this video to see how we make your reproduction. The canvas is stretched by hand on 4,5 centimetres thick wooden stretcher bars. The term "gallery wrap" refers to an image that appears on the sides of the stretcher bars as well as the front. This canvas hangs strong and bold on your wall and does not need a frame.

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Classic with nails: Watch this video to see how we make your reproduction. After stretching the canvas on 2 cms thick stretcher bars, we finish the sides in a traditional way. We use custom-made nails and hammer them in by hand for that old fashioned look.

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About the original artwork
Self-Portrait

This reproduction on canvas of Self-Portrait by Vincent van Gogh is made in close cooperation with the Krӧller-Müller Museum, where the original painting is hanging in the Van Gogh Gallery. In February 1886, Vincent van Gogh goes to live with his brother Theo in Paris. There he meets painters like Camille Pissarro, Paul Gauguin and Emile Bernard. Inspired by their work, he begins experimenting with different styles and with bright, light colours. Vincent wants to become a portrait painter and make enough money to make a living out of this. Because he didn't have enough money to pay for models, he painted a lot of self-portraits.

'Because if I can manage to paint the coloration of my own head, which is not without presenting some difficulty, I'll surely be able to paint the heads of the other fellows and women as well'. For Van Gogh a portrait must express something of the subject's emotional state. In this self-portrait the colours are fairly subdued, it is dominated by soft blue and green tints. The rapid brushstrokes are exuberant and give this self-portrait a lively and dynamic character.

Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), Self-Portrait 1887, Oil on cardboard, 32.8x24cm, Collection Krӧller-Müller Museum.