Van Gogh “Sunflowers”
|Country:||Republic of Ghana|
|Year of Issue:||2020|
|Face Value:||10 Cedis|
|Features:||Gilding, digital printing|
The coin is dedicated to the world-famous painting “Sunflowers” created by Vincent van Gogh.
Van Gogh created two series of still life paintings: one – with sunflowers lying on the ground and the other that represents a sunflower bouquet in a vase. The coin depicts “Sunflowers” from the second series, fourth edition. It has a yellow background and is oil on canvas measuring 92.1 x 73 cm. The artist used vibrant colors, which usually express the emotions associated with sunflowers. Now, this painting is stored in the National Gallery, London.
One of the most treasured pieces of art in the world is featured on this 2 oz silver coin!