A Woman Walking in a Garden – A Reader’s Question

We recently received the following message from a Van Gogh Gallery visitor: Hello, I’m wondering if it is known who the woman is (a name..?) in the painting, A Woman Walking in a Garden. Vincent van Gogh painted A Woman Walking in a Garden in 1887. The painting is aptly named as it depicts a woman walking through a garden, surrounded by greenery and hints of red and yellow flowers. Unfortunately we can find no clue as to who the woman is. Van Gogh’s letters usually provide many clues however, there are not many letters from Van Gogh in 1887 as he lived in Paris with Theo, and Theo was the recipient of …..

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