Trees In The Asylum Garden (1889) by Vincent Van Gogh

Trees In The Asylum Garden - Vincent Van Gogh - 1889

Artwork Information

TitleTrees In The Asylum Garden
ArtistVincent Van Gogh
MediumOil On Canvas
Dimensions28 3/4 x 23 3/4 in. (73 x 60 cm)
Current LocationPrivate Collection

About Trees In The Asylum Garden

Vincent van Gogh created Trees in the Garden of the Asylum during his stay at Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France in 1889. The artwork is a watercolor sketch and study of the trees found in the asylum garden. Van Gogh was inspired by nature and often painted trees throughout his career as an artist.

During his time in the asylum, Van Gogh created several famous works such as Irises, Olive Trees series, and The Corridor in the Asylum. The Trees in the Asylum Garden stands out due to its melancholic depiction of the gloom and darkness found on asylum grounds. By choosing an unusual viewpoint, Van Gogh managed to create depth and space within the painting.

Aside from Trees in the Garden of the Asylum, Van Gogh also painted at least 15 other paintings of olive trees while staying at Saint-Rémy-de-Provence during 1889. His focus on depicting trees highlights his love for nature’s beauty and how it influenced many of his works.

In summary, Vincent van Gogh’s Trees In The Garden Of The Asylum from 1889 is a watercolor study he created while staying at Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, France. Being one of many works showcasing Vincent’s love for nature’s beauty there were other pieces created around that time portraying similar settings through varying perspectives; some notable examples include Irises or Olive Tree Series which comprise more than fifteen individual paintings each!

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