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Place de la République

The museum was housed in the Église Sainte-Anne on Place de la République, which still exists and can be visited. Its collection was moved to the Musée Départemental Arles Antiques (Avenue 1ere division France libre) in 1996.

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Musée Lapidaire

  1. 21 Feb. 1888 1888
     - 24 Feb. 1888 1888

In his first week in Arles, Vincent visited the Musée Lapidaire, a museum of antiquities. According to a nineteenth-century travel guide, it was known for its collection of ancient Christian marble sarcophagi from the Alyscamps.

After mentioning his visit in a letter, Vincent did not refer to the museum again.

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  1. Marije Vellekoop, Roelie Zwikker

    Vincent van Gogh, tekeningen, deel 4: Arles, Saint-Rémy, Auvers-sur-Oise
    Amsterdam, 2007