365 Days of Art: September 11 – Vincent Leaves Girlfriend and Moves to Drenthe

Vincent van Gogh, Landscape in Drenthe, 1883

Vincent van Gogh, Landscape in Drenthe, 1883

September 11, 1883

After a sometimes stormy one-year relationship, Vincent leaves his girlfriend Sien, the only long-term domestic relationship outside of his family that he will ever have, and moves to Drenthe, a province in the Netherlands.