texture

elements of arts

texture

another element of art, is used to describe either the way a three-dimensional work actually feels when touched, or the visual "feel" of a two-dimensional work

Vincent Van Gogh


The son of a pastor, brought up in a religious and cultured atmosphere, Vincent was highly emotional and lacked self-confidence. in Belgium to study art, determined to give happiness by creating beauty.

In 1886 he went to Paris to join his brother Théo, the manager of Goupil's gallery.

http://www.vangoghgallery.com/painting/starry-night.html