Van Gogh's Starry Night: Description, Analysis & Facts Vincent Van Gogh Lesson for Kids: Facts & Biography To unlock this lesson you must be a Study.com Member. Van Dyck, Equestrian Portrait of Charles I. Starry Night (1889) by Dutch artist Vincent Van Gogh is one of the most famous pieces of art in the world today.Starry Night may be one of the best known and most reproduced pieces of art in the world today, but most people can't really tell you why, or explain the hidden meaning behind the painting. Hieronymus Bosch, Christ Carrying the Cross (Vienna) ... Van Gogh, The Starry Night. Starry Night is a beautiful painting, representational in the type of art. This painting gives off a medieval vibe While he worked on his first painting of a starry night, he wrote, “It is good for me to work hard. This surprised the police very much and he decided to trust this blind girl, so he started taking a serious testimony. Hieronymus Bosch, The Crowning with Thorns. The size of the painting is 29 in. Then I go out at night to paint the stars.” This need went back to van Gogh’s days as evangelist in an impoverished mining town in Belgium. Starry Night was painted in the mental asylum of Saint-Remy, 13 months before Van Gogh's death at the age of 37. Can an observer of “Starry Night” look at the swirls of blue, yellow, and black without attaching the sensation of movement in the night sky, imitated by the painting, to previous sensations and experiences of looking up at the stars? The night sky depicted by van Gogh in the Starry Night painting is brimming with whirling clouds, shining stars, and a bright crescent moon. Its swirling, flowing lines appear to be swishing across the background in this gentle, wavy motion and seem to be merging at the centre to form this spiral-like formation. What is the true meaning of Vincent Van Gogh's Impressionist masterpiece Starry Night? Composition: The night sky depicted in the Starry Night painting is brimming with whirling clouds, shining stars, and a bright crescent moon. Starry Night is perhaps one of his most famous and yet most elusive works. In this painting everything is calm and nothing is really happening. Van Dyck, Lord John Stuart and his Brother, Lord Bernard Stuart. Describe In this painting you see a small village with a castle in the middle followed by a sky covered in stars. Hieronymus Bosch, The Last Judgement. This judgement was all based on the voice. Is the judgment of art and beauty really free from social, political, and cultural factors? There are many visible objects incorporated into this great work of art. In the background you can see some mediocre sized hills. But that does not keep me from having a terrible need of―shall I say the word―yes, of religion. The first thing that I noticed was the overwhelming night sky, which takes up most of the background. Related Videos. 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