15 Things You Might Not Know About 'A Sunday on La Grande Jatte — 1884' | Mental Floss

15 Things You Might Not Know About 'A Sunday on La Grande Jatte — 1884' | Mental Floss

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GEORGES SEURAT(1859-1891) Detail: 'A Sunday Afternoon on the Île de la Grande Jatte', 1884 (oil on canvas)

GEORGES SEURAT(1859-1891) Detail: 'A Sunday Afternoon on the Île de la Grande Jatte', 1884 (oil on canvas)

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"The Morning Walk" 1885, Georges Seurat. The National Gallery, London.
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Georges Seurat : Pointillism// Georges Pierre Seurat (2Dec1859 - 29March1891) French Post-Impressionist painter & draftsman. He is noted for his innovative use of drawing media and for devising a technique of painting known as pointillism. After his painting was rejected by the Paris Salon, Seurat turned away from such establishments, instead allying himself with the independent artists of Paris.

Georges Seurat : Pointillism// Georges Pierre Seurat (2Dec1859 - 29March1891) French Post-Impressionist painter & draftsman. He is noted for his innovative use of drawing media and for devising a technique of painting known as pointillism. After his painting was rejected by the Paris Salon, Seurat turned away from such establishments, instead allying himself with the independent artists of Paris.

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Georges Seurat Drawings | Georges Seurat (French, 1859-1891), Le Liseur, c. 1881. ...

Georges Seurat Drawings | Georges Seurat (French, 1859-1891), Le Liseur, c. 1881. ...

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Georges Pierre Seurat - Bathers at Asnieres, 1884 at the National Gallery London - I saw it, &like it a lot! The painting is quite big

Georges Pierre Seurat - Bathers at Asnieres, 1884 at the National Gallery London - I saw it, &like it a lot! The painting is quite big

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The Museum of Modern Art’s elegantly plain exhibit of Georges Seurat’s drawings reveals the process behind his impeccable, stylized paintings.

The Museum of Modern Art’s elegantly plain exhibit of Georges Seurat’s drawings reveals the process behind his impeccable, stylized paintings.

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