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Seurat powerpoint

  1. 1. Georges Seurat By: Cal
  2. 2. Young SeuratHe was born France 1859 December 2ndGeorges had one brother named EmileHe also had one sister named Marie-Berthe
  3. 3. This isParis,FranceSeurat wasBorn.
  4. 4. This is a pictureof George Seurat.
  5. 5. Seurat’s PaintingThis painting is named A Sunday ofLaGrande JatteThis painting took 2 ears to complete(1884-1886)
  6. 6. Seurat’s PaintingGeorges used pointillism to paintthis.His Painting is 2.1 meters by 3.1meters.
  7. 7. PointillismPointillism is a technique of Neo-Impressionist painting using tinydots of various pure colors, whichbecomes blended to the viewer’s eyes.It was developed by Seurat with theaim of producing a greater degree ofluminosity and brilliance of color.
  8. 8. Seurat’s studiesSeurat studied at the official Parisart school in 1878.He affected himself majorly when hewent to this school to study. He alsoinfluenced much more people with him.
  9. 9. Seurat’s sketchesSeurat had thirty-eight sketchesbefore painting his final painting.
  10. 10. This painting is called Bathers at Asnières
  11. 11. Seurat’s DeathSeurat died on March 29th 1891 inParis, France.Seurat died from a throat infectionknown as Diphtheria. However, we arenot 100% positive what causedSeurat’s death. Even today.
  12. 12. This is an image ofSeurat’s grave.
  13. 13. A Quote From Seurat“People say they see poetry in mywork.” “I only see science.”
  14. 14. Questions?What color is the outline of thepaintings?What color is the grass?Do you think Seurat would do the sametype of painting today?

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