Artist Vincent Van Gogh
It's rumored that Dutch painter Vincent Van Gogh cut off his left ear. But that may not be true.
from Rick Steves' Europe
Key Facts In This Video
Vincent Van Gogh grew up in Holland. (0:09)
Self-portraits were part and parcel to Van Gogh's work. (0:57)
Mental illness plagued his life and is reflected in his art. (1:27)