Most viewed video, most amazing, most awesome and most popular video ever, incredible crazy and revolutionary story of a Vincent van Gogh self portrait painting, oil on canvas, after Rembrandt van Rijn" (1606-1669) Self-Portrait as the Apostle Paul, 1661. Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam It is legitimate to think that van Gogh was inspired by its favourite's painters for the art of portrait, Rembrandt and Delacroix. From introduction:Bogomila Welsh-Ovcharov. Musée d'Orsay. Parisian period 1885 1886, when living in Paris, with his brother Theo. When Vincent van Gogh was confronted to artists such as Paul Gauguin, Seurat, Signac,Emile Bernard, Toulouse-Lautrec,Anquetin, John Russell, Auguste Renoir, Claude Monet, Auguste Rodin, fortieth portrait of Vincent van Gogh. The small painting has character; dark coloured and the gaunt face could correspond to the artist's look when arrived in Paris, he was sheltered by his brother Theo.