Who Was Vincent van Gogh
  1. was a post-impressionist painter whose work, notable for its beauty, emotion and color, highly influenced 20th-century art.
  2. Vincent van Gogh completed more than 2,100 works, consisting of 860 oil paintings and more than 1,300 watercolors, drawings and sketches.
  3. He struggled with mental illness, and remained poor and virtually unknown throughout his life.