Le viaduc (Roadway with Underpass)1887 by Vincent van Gogh

"For Roadway with Underpass (Le viaduc), Van Gogh chose the vantage point of a traveler en route from Asnières, which is suggested by a dim glow at the end of the tunnel. The lone figure clad in black walking into the darkness midway in the tunnel lends a vague air of foreboding.

Van Gogh painted this scene at the beginning of his mature period when he was exploring the technical achievements of the various ...." http://www.guggenheim.org/new-york/collections/collection-online/artwork/1483
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Source: guggenheim.org
Period / movement: post-impressionism
Dimensions (h/w/d): 16 13 (41 33)
Location: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum , New York