WONDER #2398: Who Was Vincent van Gogh?
Question 1 of 3
Vincent van Gogh was one of the best known painters of _______________________.
Question 2 of 3
Which is the BEST evidence that van Gogh was not a famous artist during his lifetime?
- “Today, van Gogh’s paintings are some of the most well-known in the world.”
- “He’s one of the best-known painters of Post-Impressionism. ”
- “Eventually, van Gogh’s hard work paid off. ”
- “He produced over 1,100 drawings and 900 paintings, only one of which sold while he was still alive.”
Question 3 of 3
What is the main idea of this Wonder?
- Vincent van Gogh was the world’s greatest artist.
- Vincent van Gogh was a Post-Impressionist painter whose work became famous after his death.
- Vincent van Gogh painted “The Starry Night,” “The Bedroom,” and “Irises.”
- Vincent van Gogh’s brother, Theo, supported him.
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