The Roubine du Roi Canal with Washerwomen

By Vincent van Gogh SKU:41610

Vincent van Gogh's "The Roubine du Roi Canal with Washerwomen" is a remarkable painting executed in his signature post-impressionist style. Created in 1888 during his time in Arles, France, this piece captures the tranquil beauty of the canal, where washerwomen go about their daily tasks. What makes this painting truly special is van Gogh's masterful use of vibrant colors, bold brushstrokes, and expressive textures, revealing his deep emotional connection to the scene. Through his unique artistic vision, van Gogh transforms a simple subject into a captivating and introspective work of art, inviting viewers to immerse themselves in its ethereal atmosphere.

49 cm

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Vincent van Gogh’s painting titled “The Roubine du Roi Canal with Washerwomen” is a significant artwork that showcases the artist’s unique style and captures the essence of everyday life. Painted in the year 1888, this masterpiece stands out due to its vibrant colors, expressive brushwork, and the emotional depth it conveys.

“The Roubine du Roi Canal with Washerwomen” depicts a tranquil scene along a canal in the south of France. In the foreground, we see women engaged in the task of washing clothes by the water’s edge. Van Gogh’s brushstrokes capture the movement and texture of the flowing water, the surrounding vegetation, and the figures themselves. The artist’s use of bold, contrasting colors and impasto technique adds a sense of dynamism to the composition.

What makes this painting particularly special is the way van Gogh infused it with his own emotional intensity and personal vision. Van Gogh had a deep connection with nature and sought to express his inner thoughts and emotions through his art. In “The Roubine du Roi Canal with Washerwomen,” he not only portrayed the physical reality of the scene but also imbued it with a sense of spirituality and his own introspection.

To fully appreciate the significance of this painting, it’s worth exploring van Gogh’s life and artistic journey. His unique style, characterized by bold brushwork, vivid colors, and emotional expression, had a profound impact on the development of modern art. Van Gogh’s works are renowned for their ability to convey the artist’s inner turmoil and his relentless pursuit of beauty and meaning.

“Van Gogh Roubine du Roi Canal,” “Van Gogh washerwomen painting,” or “Van Gogh canal painting 1888.”

Original size:
60 x 74 cm (width x height)
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40 cm
Maximum order width:
122 cm

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