Georges Seurat

French, 1859-1891

7,989 followers

Georges Seurat

French, 1859-1891

7,989 followers

Georges Seurat was a founder of Post-Impressionism, a movement that arose in France between 1886 …

Read more

Georges Seurat was a founder of Post-Impressionism, a movement that arose in France between 1886 and 1906. Seurat rejected the spontaneity of Impressionism in favor of a more methodical technique grounded in science and the study of optics, known as Pointillism. Included in the last Impressionist exhibition in Paris …

Read more
Want to sell a work by this artist? Learn more.
Selected career achievements
High auction record
$35m, Sotheby's, 1999
Solo show at a major institution
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt
Group show at a major institution
Centre Pompidou, and 3 more
Collected by a major institution
Tate, and 3 more
Reviewed by a major art publication
frieze, and 1 more
Participated in a major biennial
documenta
Learn more about artist insights.
Ways to Buy
Buy now
Make offer
Bid
Inquire
Medium
Price
Gallery
Institution
Time period