Description The Visconti ballpoint in Self Portrait in Blue, is inspired by the Van Gogh painting of the same name, and features flowing shades of lighter blues, cream and browns in an 18-sided faceted resin body accented by palladium trim, with no two pen patterns exactly the same. The Van Gogh ballpoint fits well in the hand, and the twist-action mechanism extends and retracts the Parker style ballpoint refill.Don't forget to customize your Visconti pen with the "My Pen System". Just include your first and last initials in the comments box, with a request for My Pen System Inserts.Some colors may take 7 - 10 days to ship.PLEASE NOTE: Recent changes to this pen's markings may not be reflected in our photographs. Pen manufacturers occasionally update cap bands, nib engravings, etc. As these changes are rolled out, we may have inventory of only the previous version, only the new version or both versions. If you have any questions or concerns about the current design markings, please call or email us and we can provide additional information.