Georges Seurat Biography

Georges-Pierre Seurat was a French Post-Impressionist painter and draftsman.

He is noted for his innovative use of drawing media and for devising the painting techniques known as chromoluminarism and pointillism. His large-scale work, A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, altered the direction of modern art by initiating Neo-impressionism, and is one of the icons of late 19th-century painting. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Georges Seurat
Nationality:
France
Profession:
Artist, Visual Artist
Date of Birth:
December 2, 1859
Astrological Sign:
Sagittarius
Date of Death:
March 29, 1891
Age at Death:
31
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