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By the time he had moved to Arles for a period of rehabilitation

By the time he had moved to Arles for a period of rehabilitation

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By the time he had moved to Arles for a period of rehabilitation, Van Gogh had already  gained the respect of the Paris avant-garde, but in Arles and later in St. Remy and  Auvers, he produced most of the masterpieces for which he is most widely known in  what were the two final years of his life. Here, he finally achieved his mature style of  distinctive color and heavy, modeled, rhythmic brushwork. The stress and sheer  physical and mental exertion of this obsessive output, however, proved too much for his  encroaching illnesses, and his condition gradually worsened as his painting became  increasingly facile and accomplished. In March, Theo managed to have his brother's work shown at an important exhibition of  the Artistes Independents in Paris, which was a heartening sign of real inclusion in the  Paris avant-garde. In May, Vincent moved into the "little yellow house" in Arles, where 
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