Van Gogh’s Crayola Masterpiece
Wisconsin's Sheboygan Press
reported that an anonymous buyer had purchased one of Vincent Van Gogh's "great masterpieces" for $186,000 and was donating it to the John Michael Kohler Art Center. The work was a "pencil-and-Crayola" drawing titled "A Prity Day." Van Gogh created the work in 1860. (Van Gogh was born in 1853.)
The Sheboygan Press
noted that the work had long been "a favorite with the intellectual art community," and that one scholar had "devoted nearly five years to analyzing it."