GOGH, Vincent van
(b. 1853, Groot Zundert, d. 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise)
Old Man in Sorrow (At Eternity's Gate)April-May 1890, Saint-Rémy
Oil on canvas, 81 x 65 cm
Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo
Catalogue numbers: F 702, JH 1967.
In 1890 in the asylum at Saint-Rémy, van Gogh created this canvas after his earlier lithograph of November 1882, depicting a despondent man with his head buried in his hands by the dead embers of a fire.