The mysterious death of Van Gogh

A short verse about a new theory concerning the death of the great artist van Gogh.

Vincent Van Gogh

May have had no dough

But now legions of scholarly eyes

Scrutise the Dutch Master’s demise


About this site likes to mark significant moments in public life with a short verse - usually in Clerihew form. We've tightened our poetic belt and cut everything right back to the bare essentials. Every verse on this site takes up fewer than 140 characters, so feel free to tweet them to your friends.

Verse about…