New Van Gogh painting found: 'Sunset at Montmajour'

A new Van Gogh painting was discovered - 'Sunset at Montmajour' after a rigorous process of identification in terms on style, technique, paint and canvas among many other things, Van Gogh Museum director, Axel Ruger said in an interview.
van gogh sunset at montmajour
According to the findings, the 'Sunset at Montmajour' was completed by Van Gogh sometime in 1888. The same season when the artist finished working on 'Sunflowers'.
van gogh sunset at montmajour
From September 24, the newly attributed artwork of Van Gogh will be displayed in "Van Gogh At Work", an art exhibit presently running in Amsterdam.

Among the famous paintings of Van Gogh include "Sunflowers," "Irises" and "Starry Night," plus self-portraits.

Although Gogh received minimal recognition as an artist during his lifetime, his fame grew up exponentially after his death - a suicide due to years of mental illness.

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