The poverty, the mental illness, the troubled friendships, the scant acclaim he received while alive . . . the tragic life story of Vincent van Gogh is well-known. Especially considering his enormous posthumous fame and influence, Van Gogh has in many ways shaped today’s notion of the “troubled artist.” It makes one wonder if his brilliant work isn’t still somewhat underappreciated. Vincent van Gogh fans are sure to enjoy the collection of timeless and passionate paintings in this beautiful square wall calendar.