Art lovers all around the world will really appreciate the latest art project by Google, which unites museums from over 40 countries, contributing with more than 40,000 high-resolution images of some of the most famous artworks. This Google Art Project gallery gives you a chance to see some of the works in the “gigapixel” format, which means that you can zoom them in to explore the details you’d probably miss in a museum. Besides, additional information about the works and the artists is available in audio and video formats, various maps and guides. Here’s a selection of some of the works by Van Gogh, zoomed in for you to observe every stroke from up close!

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The Starry Night

Enclosed Wheat Field with Peasant / Landscape at Saint-Rémy

Poppy Field

Olive Orchard / Olive Grove

Wheat Field with Cypresses

Self-portrait