I am looking tonight at the bright colors of the ship he used in this painting. Even though the boats are next to each other I still feel a certain amount of loneliness in these paintings. I learned about his methods that he first made a quick sketch on scene and then at a later time applied the colors on the painting.
Vincent van Gogh , Fishing Boats on the Beach at Saintes-Maries, June 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 65 x 82 cm
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