Discovered: Van Gogh’s Fingerprint On An Olive Grove Painting

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In 2021, the traces of a fingerprint were found on the top edge of Van Gogh’s painting “Olive Trees”. This piece isn’t unique, as about a dozen or more pieces by the master painter have fingerprints on them as well. Although the prints can’t be confirmed to be Van Gogh’s because they are often partial (and sometimes smudged) marks, they’re likely to be his. He may have not fixed them because he seemed to be more concerned with his works’ impact rather than their finer details. Read full article here

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