GOGH, Vincent van
(b. 1853, Groot Zundert, d. 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise)
Orchard in BlossomApril 1889, Arles
Oil on canvas, 73 x 93 cm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Around the southern French city of Arles, there were many fruit orchards. Soon after Van Gogh arrived there in 1888, the spring came. He enthusiastically painted a variety of flowering fruit trees: apricot, almond, apple, peach and in this case plum.
Catalogue numbers: F 511, JH 1386.