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van Gogh Never Saw Giza by sagittariusgallery van Gogh Never Saw Giza by sagittariusgallery
And now we travel to Egypt...unlike van Gogh, who never did. "van Gogh Never Saw Giza", 12x12 inches oil on canvas. Original painting available for purchase here www.etsy.com/listing/251170941…

I have decided to create a collection of "van Gogh never saw __insert landmark here__" paintings. This one showcases him never seeing the Great Pyramids at Giza. This piece is the 5th in the series.

Where did the idea come from? So glad you asked! I painted an impressionist Eiffel Tower painting in 2013 (you can find the piece here on deviantart - the piece is titled "Seine"). A travel blog miss-attributed it to van Gogh (who never even saw the Eiffel Tower complete,) and I have been fighting paint and sip studios using my painting for profit ever since. If you had told me prior to 2013 that I would literally have to prove to people that I am not Vincent van Gogh, I would have laughed entirely too hard at just the thought. This collection showcases how ludicrous the whole thing really is.
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Skrabalo Featured By Owner 4 hours ago  Hobbyist Digital Artist
You should paint Eiffel tower how VG saw it - uncomplete
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