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Vincent Van Gogh's jobs

Vincent Van GoghVincent Van Gogh, who lived from 1853-1890, is one of the most famous artists in the world. He is known for his paintings of sunflowers, his intense self-portraits, and the irony that he was unsuccessful during his life but his paintings now sell for millions of dollars.

Van Gogh wasn't always an artist; he held a number of jobs before he decided to focus his attention on art.

Can you guess which four of the jobs listed below were once jobs held by Van Gogh? Click on the 4 buttons for the jobs that you think Vincent held.


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