Van Gogh, Sower with Setting Sun, June 1888. Oil on canvas, 64.2 x 80.3 cm. Kröller-Müller Museum, Otterlo.
"Oh, the beautiful sun down here in high summer;
it beats down on your head
and I have no doubt at all that it drives you crazy.
Now being that way already,
all I do is enjoy it."
Vincent to Emile Bernard, 1888