Artist Vincent Van Gogh

Artist Vincent Van Gogh

It's rumored that Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh cut off his left ear. But that may not be true.

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Key Facts In This Video

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    Vincent Van Gogh grew up in Holland. (0:09)

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    Self-portraits were part and parcel to Van Gogh's work. (0:57)

  • 3

    Mental illness plagued his life and is reflected in his art. (1:27)

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