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 (français, 1859-1891). Étude pour «Un dimanche à la Grande Jatte», 1884. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Legs de Sam A. Lewisohn, 1951 (51.112.6) | Ceci est l'étude finale de Seurat pour sa peinture monumentale de Parisiens à loisir sur une île de la Seine (Art Institute of Chicago). # paris