Vincent van Gogh was deeply influenced by an admiration for Japanese art; flowering trees were also special � to van Gogh they represented awakening and hope. He created Almond Blossom to celebrate the birth of his nephew and namesake, son of his brother Theo. Celebrate joy in any weather with a van Gogh Almond Blossom RainCaper. Wear the Bark side out as a chic neutral; reverse to van Gogh Almond Blossom print to brighten your day. Carefully adapted from the original oil painting, it is a must-have for museum patrons, day trippers and world travelers.