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Boyer
Paris, France

  • February 28, 1886 - February 19, 1888

The framer Jean-Marie Boyer (1850–after 1906) ran a business on Rue Fontaine in Paris. On 3 April 1888, Vincent told his brother Theo in a letter from Arles that Boyer still had one of his lithographs; he was referring to At Eternity’s Gate. When he lived in Paris, Vincent may have gone to Boyer to have his work framed, or perhaps to exhibit it in the hope of selling it to Boyer’s customers. 

literature

Nienke Bakker
Van Gogh et Montmartre
Bruxelles, 2011

Françoise Cachin and Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov
Van Gogh à Paris
Parijs, 1988

Ella Hendriks and Louis van Tilborgh
Vincent van Gogh schilderijen, deel 2: Antwerpen en Parijs
Amsterdam, 2011

 
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