Charles Laval’s birthday
Originally shared by Van Gogh Museum
#OnThisDay in 1862 Charles Laval was born.
Charles Laval was a friend of Paul Gauguin and Emile Bernard. Bernard once proposed to Van Gogh that they should all exchange paintings. Van Gogh liked the idea. He did not know Laval, but was curious about his work.
Landscape on Martinique (1887) by Charles Laval: http://ow.ly/m2IF309Qvkw