Mine, In a Way

“The sunflower is mine, in a way.”

Vincent Van Gogh


Offering to Flora, Juan van der Hamne, 1627


The Sunflower. Engraving from Erasmus Francisci’s Ost- und West-Indischer wie auch Sinesischer Lust- und Stats-Garten in drey Haupt-Theile unterschieden.., 1668


Peacocks, Melchior d’ Hondecoeter, 1683


Small butterfly and sunflower, Ohara Koson, no date


Studio of Sir Kenelm Digby, Anthony van Dyck, c. 1630


Selbstporträt mit Sonnenblume (Self Portrait With a Sunflower), Anthony van Dyck, after 1633


Marquise Athenais de Montespan or Montespan en déshabillée, school of Pierre Mignard, c. 1670


Portrait of Elizabeth Claypole, Jacob Huysmans, 1680


Misses Wilson, James Sant, 1875


Bouquet of Sunflowers, Claude Monet, 1881


Tournesols, Claude Monet, 1881


Clytie, Evelyn De Morgan, 1887


Vase of Sunflowers, Henri Matisse, 1898


The Four Seasons (Summer), Alphons Mucha, 1898


Brita,a Cat and a Sandwich, Carl Larsson, 1898


Hide and Seek, Carl Larsson, c. 1900


Eighteen Years Old!, Carl Larsson, 1902


Farm Garden with Sunflowers, Gustave Klimt, 1905


Sonnenblume (Girasol), Gustav Klimt, 1907


Sunflowers, Piet Mondrian, 1907


Dying Sunflower, Piet Mondrian, c. 1908


Sonnenblume, Egon Schiele, 1909


Welke Sonnenblume, Egon Schiele, 1912


Welke Sonnenblumen, Egon Schiele, 1914


Sonnenblumen, Egon Schiele, 1916


Versunkene Landschaft, Paul Klee, 1918


Mature Sunflowers, Emil Nolde, 1932


Sunflowers, Sir Jacob Epstein, c. 1936


A Sunflower from Maggie, Georgia O’Keeffe, 1937


Girasoles (Sunflowers) Diego Rivera, 1943


Sunflowers at Choisel, Georges Braque, 1946


Composition with Sunflowers, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, 1949


Die Sonnenblumen und die (The Sunflowers and The City), Friedensreich Hundertwasser, 1949


Le Tournesol, Fernand Léger, 1953


Cover for International Textiles, René Gruau, 1955


Sunflowers for Jonathan, David Hockney, 1995


The Orders of the Night (Die Orden der Nacht), Anselm Kiefer, 1996


Untitled (Sunflowers), Glenn Goldberg, 1999


Hommage a van Gogh, Friedensreich Hundertwasser, c. 1998


Sunflower in Grey and Green no.1, Jimmy Wright, 2008


Fashion, Stars and Stripes

Photo credit: Hedi Slimane


John Varvatos’ scarf


Photo credit: Beau Grealy


Pumps designed by Charlotte Olympia


Ralph Lauren


 Illustration by Lauren’s long-time collaborator, Audrey Schilt


Tommy Hilfiger


Halston at Warhol’s Montauk, NY beach house


Orpheus Descending. Photo editorial by Nathaniel Goldberg


Marc Jacobs


Blake Lively


Michael Kors


John Galliano and models photographed by Simon Procter


Dress by Catherine Malandrino


Jacket Adidas by Jeremy Scott