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Van Gogh Museum

The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam is an art museum dedicated to the works of artist Vincent van Gogh and his contemporaries.

Curating Van Gogh's Life and Works

Van Gogh Museum

With world-renowned paintings such as The Starry Night, Sunflowers, and Café Terrace at Night, Vincent van Gogh is one of the most famous artists in the history of Western art. To honor his work, the Van Gogh Museum opened in 1973, offering a closer look at his life and work. The museum has the largest collection of his art in the world, with over 200 paintings, 500 drawings, and over 750 letters. The museum also presents exhibitions on various other subjects from 19th century art history, including artists that were his friends and others he influenced. Today, the Van Gogh Museum draws approximately 1.5 million visitors each year.

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