An insect in a van Gogh? Another one?

Something about wet paint must be irresistible.

Martin Bailey, a leading van Gogh specialist, reported some interesting news.

According to his blog, Adventures with Van Gogh in The Art Newspaper, a three-year research project by an international group of experts found traces of a small insect walking through the paint of van Gogh’s Olive Grove (July 1889).

You can read about it here.

It’s not the first time. A grasshopper did it as well.

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