birds flying over field

Vincent van Gogh
Detail of Wheat Field with a Lark 
1887
Oil on canvas
1’ 9" x 2’ 2"

In 1887, while Vincent van Gogh was residing in Paris, he executed an oil painting commonly known as Wheat Field with a Lark. The center part shows a partially harvested field of wheat under a sky patterned with light clouds, the bird flying over, and possibly out of the field.