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FZ03290 Franz Porcelain Collection Vase Van Gogh Iris, Limited Edition 988

Iris - Van Gogh porcelain vase with wooden base This piece draws on Van Goghs oil painting Irises 1890 vividly showing the artists ardent passion for life. (Licensing from Van Gogh Museum of Amsterdam) In 1889 and 1890 Van Gogh stayed in a psychiatric hospital in the southern French village of Saint-Rmy where he worked by seeking his subjects in nature. He created many flower still lifes and one of them was Irises 1890. The painting features an ingenious compositionreated many flower still lifes and one of them was Irises 1890. The painting features an ingenious composition of bluish-purple (violet) and yellow colors oozing a modern flavor through a stark contrast of hues. The Iris porcelain vase features smooth vivid purple iris petals swaying with elegance in a peculiar rhythm. As bright and charming as spring the blossoms unfold to form a blaze of color that will deeply touch the viewer. Size: 12x8-3/8x15-3/8 inch read more