Orchards in Blossom (Arles, 1888)
by Vincent van GOGH

In February 1888 van Gogh left for Arles in southern France. Shortly after his arrival in Arles in the spring of 1888, he painted a series of fourteen blossoming orchards.

Preview Picture Data File Info Comment
Blossoming Almond Branch in a Glass
March 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 24 x 19 cm
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam

687*851
True Color
111 Kb



Apricot Trees in Blossom
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 55 x 66 cm
Private collection

1100*903
True Color
216 Kb



Orchard in Blossom (Plum Trees)
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 55 x 65 cm
National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh

1198*1000
True Color
264 Kb



Pink Peach Trees ('Souvenir de Mauve')
March 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 73 x 60 cm
Rijksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo

900*1089
True Color
254 Kb



Orchard in Blossom
March-April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 72 x 54 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

800*1064
True Color
172 Kb



Peach Tree in Blossom
April-May 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 81 x 60 cm
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam

800*1122
True Color
187 Kb



Blossoming Pear Tree
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 73 x 46 cm
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam

700*1078
True Color
130 Kb



Orchard in Blossom
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 72 x 58 cm
Private collection

900*1100
True Color
169 Kb



Orchard in Blossom
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 73 x 92 cm
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam

1174*900
True Color
229 Kb



Almond Tree in Blossom
April 1888, Arles
Oil on canvas, 49 x 36 cm
Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam

850*1148
True Color
233 Kb




Summary of works by Vincent van Gogh
Early paintings (1881-85)
Etten, The Hague | Nuenen | The Potato Eaters | Antwerp
Paris (1886-87)
Flower and other still-lifes | Various
Arles (1888-89)
Orchards in Blossom | Portraits
January-August 1888 | September 1888-April 1889
Asylum in Saint-Rémy (1889-90)
Environs | Cypresses and olive groves
Copies after other artists | Miscellaneous
Auvers-sur-Oise (1890)
Last paintings (May-July 1890)
Self-portraits (1886-89)
Self-portraits in chronological order
Graphics
Lithographs | Watercolours | Drawings | 1 | 2 | 3