Still life was just one of the many types of art that Van Gogh mastered. Van Gogh’s early still life paintings are more realistic in style and capture the aspects of peasant life in the Borinage, Belgium. During his later years, living in the South of France, he became more expressive with color and more imaginative depicting subjects. A recent post from Eyeconart’s blog discusses several different masters’ takes on still life including Van Gogh and how even in painting still objects each artist’s style and personality shows through. Scroll through our gallery to see more of Van Gogh’s progression as an artist through still life.