This is the story of one of the world’s most iconic images. Martin Bailey explains why Van Gogh painted a series of sunflower still lifes in Provence. He then explores the subsequent edventures of the seven pictures, and their influence on modern art. Through the Sunflowers, we gain insights into Van Gogh’s life and his path to fame. Based on original research, the book is packed with discoveries, throwing new light on the legendary artist.