Vincent van Gogh - Skull of a Skeleton with Burning Cigaretteby Elegant Chaos Gallery
ABOUT THE ART
An oil on canvas painting by Vincent van Gogh circa 1856. The painting is titled Skull of a Skeleton with Burning Cigarette (in Dutch, Kop van een skelet met brandende sigaret). In this painting van Gogh is poking fun at the standard artistic practise of studying skeletons before painting live subject. The painting is held by the Vincent van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
skull, smoking, black, head, cigarette, Halloween