Van Gogh landscape sells for 7 million euros at auction

An Artcurial employee poses as he holds the painting «Raccommodeuses de filets dans les dunes, 1882» (Women Mending Nets in the Dunes) by Vincent Van Gogh during a preview for media at their auction house in Paris, France March 28, 2018. REUTERSGonzalo Fuentes

PARIS (Reuters) – An early landscape by Vincent Van Gogh, one of the art world’s most sought-after painters, sold for 7.07 million euros (6.21 million pounds) at an auction in Paris on Monday. Painted in 1882, “Fishing Net Menders in the Dunes” depicts peasant women working on the land under a cloudy sky, inspired by […]

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