A lot of artists are cheeky trouble makers that delight in upsetting people that like their todays and tomorrows to be all the same. A lot of Australians are like that too; they make fun of people that are too serious and they seem to enjoy getting into trouble.Continue Reading
I mentioned this Vincent van Gogh painting last year when experts were unsure about the authenticity of the work. It turns out that it isn’t a Van Gogh painting, nor is it a forgery.
“Gerard Vaughan, insisted after tests by the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam concluded the oil-on-canvas work was not painted by the Dutch master, as believed. But Dr Vaughan made the point that it was not a forgery. “There is no evidence to suggest that someone produced this picture at a later date to pass it off as a work by Van Gogh.” Sydney Morning HeraldContinue Reading