I took the time that now seems a lifetime ago, to read some of his letters to his brother Theo and was left with the impression that his reputation for madness was exaggerated; and was left with the idea that he might be a better writer than he was a painter.
If that was possible!
Thanks to Luisa for posting part of this quote from Van Gogh and his skies…
” It is obvious that putting little white dots on the blue-black is not enough to paint a starry sky. ”