What is the name of Vincent van Gogh’s famous painting of a night time sky with swirling yellow stars?
– The Scream
– Starry Night
– The Storm
Answer: The Starry Night is a painting by Dutch post-impressionist artist Vincent van Gogh. Starry Night is one of the most well known images in modern culture as well as being one of the most replicated and sought after prints. The painting depicts the view outside his sanitarium room window at night, although it was painted from memory during the day. Since 1941 it has been in the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The painting is widely hailed as his magnum opus.