Start Mind Mapping Now!
- Professional Mind Mapping
- Best MS Office Integration
- Build-in Gantt chart & Timeline
- Templates & Tutorials
Skull of a Skeleton with Burning Cigarette - Mind Map
- Dark shadows
- dark background
- Skull with cigarette
- cigarette wedged between teeth
- oil on canvas
- the academic routine included the study of skeletons to develop an understanding of human anatomy
- Replacement of live human models
- painted in the winter of 1885–86 as a satirical comment on conservative academic practices.
- Van Gogh included skeletons in another work from his Antwerp period, a sketch of a "Hanging skeleton and cat". In 1887–88, van Gogh painted two more paintings with skulls, the only other works of his to use skulls as the main subject
More Maps by This User