(1859 - 1891)
Georges Seurat was active/lived in France. Georges Seurat is known for neo impressionist painting-figure and landscape.
Parisian born, Georges Seurat was a late 19th-century modernist painter
who was as interested in science as he was in painting. In many
art history books, he is credited as being the innovator of
Pointillism. However, his methods were complicated enough that
Pointillism is only partially descriptive of his accomplishments, and
the more accurate description is "founder of the 19th-century French
school of Neo-Impressionism. Using this technique, he created
huge compositions with tiny, detached strokes of pure colour too small
to be distinguished when looking at the entire work but making his
paintings shimmer with brilliance." (WebMuseum)
Gaining scientific knowledge, he experimented with styles and "devel ... Displaying 750 of 7110 characters.