Mulberry Tree
Vincent van Gogh
Mulberry Tree
Vincent van Gogh (Dutch, Post-Impressionism, 1853-1890): Mulberry Tree, 1889. Created in Saint-Rémy, France. Oil on canvas, 21-1/4 x 25-1/2 (54 x 65 cm). Norton Simon Art Foundation, Pasadena, California, USA.

"There is no blue without yellow and without orange." (Vincent van Gogh)

"The remainder is above all autumn studies and I think the best one is the yellow mulberry tree against a very blue sky." (Vincent van Gogh, Letter to Theo, December 7, 1889.)

"As a celebration of the surging forces that pulsate throughout the universe, 'The Mulberry Tree' is one of the most powerful images of nature ever painted." (Lanier Graham, former curator at the Norton Simon Museum)