Georges Seurat

French, 1859–1891

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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

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$34m, Christie's, 2018
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Le Saint-Cyrien, 1884
Sold on May 13, 2021
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oil on cradled panel
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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May 13, 2021
Christie's
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Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.8 cm.) Painted in 1884.
Le Saint-Cyrien, 1884
oil on cradled panel
May 13, 2021
Christie's
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Painting
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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May 13, 2021
Christie's
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Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.8 cm.) Painted in 1884.
$13,184,000
Paysage et personnages (La jupe rose), 1884
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Painting
oil on cradled panel
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Realized Price
$13,184,000
Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.9 cm.) Painted in 1884.
Paysage et personnages (La jupe rose), 1884
oil on cradled panel
May 13, 2021
Christie's
$13,184,000
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Painting
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$13,184,000
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.9 cm.) Painted in 1884.
Price not available
Paysage et personnages (La jupe rose), 1884
Sold on May 13, 2021
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on cradled panel
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Realized Price
Price not available
Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.9 cm.) Painted in 1884.
Paysage et personnages (La jupe rose), 1884
oil on cradled panel
May 13, 2021
Christie's
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Painting
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
Price not available
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.9 cm.) Painted in 1884.
$4,350,000
Le Saint-Cyrien, 1884
Sold on May 13, 2021
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Artwork Info
Painting
oil on cradled panel
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Realized Price
$4,350,000
Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.8 cm.) Painted in 1884.
Le Saint-Cyrien, 1884
oil on cradled panel
May 13, 2021
Christie's
$4,350,000
Realized price
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Artwork Info
Painting
24.77 x 15.24 cm
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Auction Sale
May 13, 2021
Christie's
Realized Price
$4,350,000
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) oil on cradled panel 6 x 9 ¾ in. (15.2 x 24.8 cm.) Painted in 1884.
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La voile blanche, 1859-1891
Sold on Mar 1, 2021
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Work on Paper
Conté crayon on paper
25 x 33 cm
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Mar 1, 2021
Christie's
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GEORGES SEURAT (1859-1891) La voile blanche Conté crayon on paper 9 7/8 x 12 ½ in. (25 x 33 cm.) Executed in 1890
La voile blanche, 1859-1891
Conté crayon on paper
Mar 1, 2021
Christie's
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Work on Paper
25 x 33 cm
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Mar 1, 2021
Christie's
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GEORGES SEURAT (1859-1891) La voile blanche Conté crayon on paper 9 7/8 x 12 ½ in. (25 x 33 cm.) Executed in 1890
$322,800
L'Homme à femmes, 1890
Sold on Nov 10, 2020
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Work on Paper
Pen and ink on paper mounted on card
16.5 x 25.6 cm
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$322,800
Auction Sale
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Description
Property Formerly in the Collection of Félix Fénéon Signed Seurat. (toward lower left) Pen and ink on paper mounted on card 10 1/8 by 6 1/2 in. (25.6 by 16.5 cm) Framed: 17 3/4 by 14 3/8 in. (45.1 by 36.4 cm) Executed in 1890.
L'Homme à femmes, 1890
Pen and ink on paper mounted on card
Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
$322,800
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Work on Paper
16.5 x 25.6 cm
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Nov 10, 2020
Sotheby's
Realized Price
$322,800
Description
Property Formerly in the Collection of Félix Fénéon Signed Seurat. (toward lower left) Pen and ink on paper mounted on card 10 1/8 by 6 1/2 in. (25.6 by 16.5 cm) Framed: 17 3/4 by 14 3/8 in. (45.1 by 36.4 cm) Executed in 1890.
$18,750
Portrait d'homme, d'après Holbein, 1859-1891
Sold on Jul 1, 2020
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
30 x 20.3 cm
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$18,750
Auction Sale
Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) Portrait d'homme, d'après Holbein pencil on paper 11 7/8 x 8 in. (30 x 20.3 cm.) Drawn _circa_ 1877
Portrait d'homme, d'après Holbein, 1859-1891
pencil on paper
Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
$18,750
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Work on Paper
30 x 20.3 cm
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Jul 1, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
$18,750
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) Portrait d'homme, d'après Holbein pencil on paper 11 7/8 x 8 in. (30 x 20.3 cm.) Drawn _circa_ 1877
£21,250
La Source, d'après Ingres, 1859-1891
Sold on Feb 6, 2020
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Work on Paper
pencil on paper
39.7 x 23.5 cm
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Realized Price
£21,250
Auction Sale
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) La Source, d'après Ingres pencil on paper 15 5/8 x 9 ¼ in. (39.7 x 23.5 cm.) Drawn _circa_ 1878
La Source, d'après Ingres, 1859-1891
pencil on paper
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
£21,250
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Work on Paper
39.7 x 23.5 cm
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Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
£21,250
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) La Source, d'après Ingres pencil on paper 15 5/8 x 9 ¼ in. (39.7 x 23.5 cm.) Drawn _circa_ 1878
£275,000
Vaches dans un pré, 1859-1891
Sold on Feb 6, 2020
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Painting
oil on panel
15.5 x 24 cm
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Realized Price
£275,000
Auction Sale
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) Vaches dans un pré **** oil on panel 6 ½ x 9 7/8 in. (15.5 x 24 cm.) Painted _circa _1883
Vaches dans un pré, 1859-1891
oil on panel
Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
£275,000
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Painting
15.5 x 24 cm
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Feb 6, 2020
Christie's
Realized Price
£275,000
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) Vaches dans un pré **** oil on panel 6 ½ x 9 7/8 in. (15.5 x 24 cm.) Painted _circa _1883
€586,000
La Maison au toit rouge, 1859-1891
Sold on Mar 29, 2019
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Painting
oil on panel laid down on cradled panel
15.8 x 24.7 cm
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Realized Price
€586,000
Auction Sale
Mar 29, 2019
Christie's
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) _La Maison au toit rouge_ huile sur panneau marouflé sur panneau parqueté 15.8 x 24.7 cm. Peint vers 1883 oil on panel laid down on cradled panel 6 ¼ x 9 ¾ in. Painted _circa _1883
La Maison au toit rouge, 1859-1891
oil on panel laid down on cradled panel
Mar 29, 2019
Christie's
€586,000
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Artwork Info
Painting
15.8 x 24.7 cm
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Auction Sale
Mar 29, 2019
Christie's
Realized Price
€586,000
Description
Georges Seurat (1859-1891) _La Maison au toit rouge_ huile sur panneau marouflé sur panneau parqueté 15.8 x 24.7 cm. Peint vers 1883 oil on panel laid down on cradled panel 6 ¼ x 9 ¾ in. Painted _circa _1883