GOGH, Vincent van
(b. 1853, Groot Zundert, d. 1890, Auvers-sur-Oise)
Pine Trees (Inside the Asylum Walls)October 1889, Saint-Rémy
Black chalk, 250 x 325 mm
Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam
Catalogue numbers: F 1569, JH 1827.
This drawing shows familiar ground, as the artist had worked on the trees in the asylum garden early in the summer of 1889. Van Gogh entered the asylum at Saint-Rémy in May 1889 as a third-class voluntary patient.