Lust for Life

Lust for Life

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by Irving Stone, Arving Stone
     
 

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Lust For Life is a fictionalized biography of the Dutch painter, Vincent Van Gogh and is based primarily on Van Gogh's three volumes of letters to his brother, Theo. Van Gogh was a violent, clumsy and passionate man who was driven to the extremity of exhaustion by his fervor to get life -- the essence of it -- into paint. Irving Stone treats the artist withSee more details below

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Lust For Life is a fictionalized biography of the Dutch painter, Vincent Van Gogh and is based primarily on Van Gogh's three volumes of letters to his brother, Theo. Van Gogh was a violent, clumsy and passionate man who was driven to the extremity of exhaustion by his fervor to get life -- the essence of it -- into paint. Irving Stone treats the artist with great compassion and gives us a portrait that is sympathetic but fair.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780452262492
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/28/1984
Edition description:
Anniversar
Pages:
512
Sales rank:
231,857
Product dimensions:
5.29(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.33(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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