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Gogh product "The artist on the road to Tarascon" additional display

Gogh "The artist on the road to Tarascon"
I disappear in Arles in production 1945 in 1888
It was Sue board, and it reappeared and opened it to the public from November 3, 2018, and permanent construction displayed whole body Self-portrait "The artist on the road to Tarascon" of the Gogh one and only that the Otsuka Museum of Art followed strange fate in the middle of World War II, and disappeared to the actual size.
 
Kaiser Friedrich Museum of city Magdeburg of former East Germany (existing Magdeburg culture history Museum) possessed this work and evacuated it in the huge salt mine in the depth of approximately 460m below ground to escape from an air strike in 1943 of the last years of World War II. Afterwards, this ground was released by U.S. forces, and some works were discovered, but this work has disappeared like an art without being found. It is said that what a further basement searches for is impossible without being allowed even to look for destination until East-West unification of 1990 in Germany because it was East Germany domain because it is dangerous to what enter the salt mine now.

It is the second work since fantastic "Sunflower" of Gogh that it reappeared in 2014 at this time that reproduces the masterpiece that Otsuka Museum of Art was lost. Because I can store the Ceramic Art Board semipermanently without a color being discolored, I think that I can contribute to the way of the record preservation of not only the appreciation experience at the actual size but also the cultural assets very much.

With work "The artist on the road to Tarascon"

Gogh who moved to Arles from Paris in 1888 is attracted by Monma Joule monastery and the neighboring scenery to rise on the small hill and writes it down in the letter to younger brother Theo saying "I visited this ground 50 times" or more. It is thought with a figure on the way that the popular name which is a house at the time goes out in sketching as for the Self-portrait drawn on this work to the monastery through tarasukon way from "a yellow house".

Vincent Van Gogh (1853-1890)

▲Gogh "Seven Series Sunflowers"
In 1853, I am born as a son of the clergyman in village float zunderuto in southern Netherlands. Want to be a clergyman, but fail, at the age of 27 to the way of the painter. I emigrate to southern France Arles counting on younger brother Theo of the art dealer before long to Paris. I begin cohabitation with close friend Gauguin, but fail in two months. Afterwards, I suffered from disease of mind and killed my life by oneself in overu shuru Oise and died at 37 years old. It was the short painter life called ten years, but the work is loved by many people. The Otsuka Museum of Art reproduces seven points of "Sunflower" of the vase which Gogh scattering in the world as business of the 20th anniversary of the opening in March, 2018 drew at actual size and displays it in one place.

Magdeburg culture history Museum

▲The appearance
The art museum which was opened in 1906 in the German Sachsen = Ann Hald state. Magdeburg prospered in salt, sugar, military industry, and it ever purchased a work of Klimt and Cezanne to make use for citizen's cultural education based on the rich fund which I got in these business. "The The artist on the road to Tarascon" is the work which I purchased from an art dealer of Berlin with one piece in 1912 of those.
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