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Etten, The Netherlands

Vincent often walked in the countryside around Etten and made drawings and sketches, for instance of the Pagnevaart pool. When his friend Anthon van Rappard came to visit in June 1881, they went there together:

“While he was painting I made a pen drawing of another spot in the marsh where many water lilies grow. (Near Roosendaalseweg.)” Read the complete letter


J.A. Rozemeyer
Van Gogh in Etten
Etten-­Leur, 2003

Evert van Uitert
Van Gogh in Brabant: paintings and drawings from Etten and Nuenen
Zwolle, 1987

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