14 July 1889 – a Sunday

it will carry goods,
a goodly store of good —
orchard in blossom 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. My dear Theo,

    Tomorrow I’ll send you a roll of canvases by goods train. There are four of them, i.e. the following:
    1 View of Arles, orchards in blossom
    2 The ivy
    3 The lilacs
    4 Pink chestnut trees in the botanical gardens in Arles Letter 789