Vincent van Gogh
The Painter on His Way to Work, 1888 (detail)
(tilt-shift perspective distortion)
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This painting is believed to have been destroyed by fire in Germany in 1945. There are
differing reports of what happened; the fire may have been due to Allied forces bombing,
or it may have been deliberately set as part of a Nazi "scorched earth" policy.
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