Early Life and Road to Finding Inspiration
Vincent Van Gogh was born on March, 30, 1853 in Zundert, a small settlement in the southern part of Netherlands. He was the oldest child in his family, was named after his grandfather and had two brothers and three sisters.
The Struggle to Achieve Greatness
When he was 28 years old, Van Gogh went back home and continued to draw. His subjects mostly included his neighbors who he asked to model for him. During this time, Van Gogh fell in love with a woman that refused him.