The still life is a staple for all styles of painting, a simple format practiced by those just beginning as well as the artistic masters. However, few have captured a still life of flowers as well as Vincent Van Gogh. Van Gogh made flower still-lifes a specialty, particularly toward the end of his life when the artist painted some of his most highly acclaimed pieces.
These still lifes remain some of the most astounding artistic pieces today, representative of a key turning point in art history and the style that had made Van Gogh famous. Let’s take a look at some of the most famous still-life flower paintings Van Gogh produced and how the world has responded to them.