Van Gogh's ear [videorecording DVD]
Van Gogh's ear [videorecording DVD]



Physical Description
1 videodisc (approximately 55 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.

General Note
DVD format ; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
"Subtitles are a function of the disc and serve the same purpose as closed captions. Described video (for the visually impaired) is available as a secondary audio track."
"Based on the book Van Gogh's ear by Bernadette Murphy."
Originally broadcast as an episode of: Secrets of the dead.
Program content: ©2016.

Everybody has heard about when Vincent van Gogh looked into a mirror and cut into his own ear. Bernadette Murphy, an independent researcher, has uncovered definitive evidence which reveals exactly what happened that night, and how it ultimately shaped van Gogh's remarkable art. Murphy's detective work finally provides answers to the mystery that has divided art historians for decades.

Reading Level
Rating: TV-PG.

Personal Subject
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890-Psychology-Video recordings.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890-Mental health-Video recordings.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890-Friends and associates-Video recordings.

Painters -- Netherlands -- Biography -- Video recordings.
Self-mutilation -- France -- Arles -- Case studies -- Video recordings.
Documentary television programs -- Video recordings.
Biographical television programs -- Video recordings.
Nonfiction television programs -- Video recordings.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Video recordings for people with visual disabilities.
DVD videodiscs.

Added Author
MacInnes, Jack,
Gillam-Smith, Nick,
Locke, Bill,
Sanders, Jay O., 1953-
Murphy, Bernadette (Art historian),
Fabre, Fred (Cinematographer)
Roots, Chris,
Based on (work): Murphy, Bernadette (Art historian). Van Gogh's ear.

Added Corporate Author
Lion Television Ltd.
Thirteen Productions.
WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
British Broadcasting Corporation.
ARTE France.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.)
PBS Distribution (Firm)

Added Uniform Title
Secrets of the dead (Television program)

LibraryCollectionMaterial TypeCall NumberStatus
Washington BranchAdult Non-Fiction DVDs1:DVDNF(DVD) 759.9492 Van GoghChecked In