Compare And Contrast Van Gogh And Mdigliani

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Saelin Yang
MR. Benard
Research and Presentation
23 March 2018
Van Gogh and Modigliani
Are there certain conditions of how some specific people get to success? There are both similarities and differences between Vincent Van Gogh and Amedeo Modigliani 's life. They both turned out to succeed as artists who influenced the world after their death, whereas their lifestyle and artistic styles were outstandingly different. Vincent Van Gogh, one of the prolific Dutch artist, is considered as the iconic tortured artist. Despite the failure, his artworks are now the most popular works in the art field. This counts the same for Amedeo Modigliani, he used to be alcoholic and no one realized his talent until after his death. This research paper will specify the traits of these two artists as
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The main reason they were able to succeed even after death was that they tried their best to transfer their illness into art with passion and love.
Vincent Van Gogh and Amedeo Modigliani had to suffer physical illness throughout their life. These illnesses influenced a lot of their career. Vincent was born on 1853 March 30 in Netherland as a quiet and healthy boy (발터 인고 4). He loved going to nature and learning new things. However, from the age of 30, Vincent started to get mentally broken. Once, after the fight with his friend Paul Gauguin Vincent cuts his own ear and brings it to a prostitute as a present. Everyone in his town considered him as a crazy man, and his friend Gauguin even leaves Vincent. He gets fed up with his own mental disease and gets treatment from Dr.Gachet. There is a famous portrait of Dr.Gachet, and Doctor Gachet stated "Vincent was an innocent but remarkable
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