Museum uncovers Van Gogh painting of his brother (AP)

In this photo released by the The Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, shows a self-portrait of Vincent van Gogh dated 1887. The van Gogh museum says another one of Vincent van Gogh's paintings previously thought to be a self-portrait actually depicts his brother, Theo. Museum spokewsoman Linda Snoek says the portrait was made in 1887 while the pair lived together in Paris, a lesser-known period of Van Gogh's life, since the bulk of information about the famously troubled painter is derived from letters he sent to Theo. The painting has long been in storage, but goes on display at the museum in Amsterdam Tuesday as part of an exhibition on the painter's time spent in Antwerp and Paris in 1885-1888. (AP Photo/Van Gogh Museum) NO SALES, NO COMMERCIAL USEAP – The Van Gogh Museum said Tuesday its experts now believe one of Vincent van Gogh’s paintings previously thought to be a self-portrait actually depicts his brother, Theo.


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