Helen Burnham, Pamela and Peter Voss Curator of Prints and Drawings
Van Gogh cared deeply about the social issues of his day; he was also a remarkably expressive draftsman. Explore how these two passions coalesced to form evocative drawings that preceded his later work in painting.
Purchase entire four-session course package: members, $96, nonmembers $120.
Individual sessions: members, $28, nonmembers, $35.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.
Above: Vincent van Gogh, Young Girl in an Apron (detail), 1883. 1970.468. Black crayon, iron-gall ink (with pen and brush), charcoal, graphite, opaque white watercolor and some highlights created by erasure on moderately thick strongly textured wove paper. William Francis Warden Fund.