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13 July 1889 – a Saturday

I’m glad he’s not alone.
Changeable rather than weak —
“Painting more greyly.” 1

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Background image: Blossoming Almond Tree by Vincent van Gogh, Oil on Canvas, Saint-Rémy, France: February, 1890, Van Gogh Museum Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

  1. “… his health is changeable and uneven rather than weak, as is mine, for that matter.” The French word “gris” can mean grey or tipsy. Letter 787