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Georges Seurat
Manipulating emotion with color

Georges Seurat, The ArtistsA Sunday on La Grande Jatte
Portrait of Georges Seurat

“Art is Harmony. Harmony is the analogy of the contrary and of similar elements of tone, of color and of line, considered according to their dominance and under the influence of light, in gay, calm or sad combinations”

Georges Seurat was a French Artist who Died Young born in 1859. Seurat contributed to the Post-Impressionist movement and died in 1891.

Embroidery; The Artist's Mother, Georges Seurat

Embroidery; The Artist's Mother

1882-1883
Bathers at Asnières, Georges Seurat

Bathers at Asnières

1884
A Sunday on La Grande Jatte, Georges Seurat

A Sunday on La Grande Jatte

1884-1886
Chahut, Georges Seurat

Chahut

1889-1890

Art is harmony. Harmony is the analogy of contrary elements and the analogy of similar elements of tone, color and line...

The Aesthetics of Tone, Color, and Line

1890
The Channel at Gravelines, Evening, Georges Seurat

The Channel at Gravelines, Evening

1890
Young Women Powdering Herself, Georges Seurat

Young Women Powdering Herself

1888-1890
The Circus, Georges Seurat

The Circus

1890-1891

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