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About Georges Seurat
Georges Seurat was a French painter who is best remembered for creating the popular painting style Pointillism. His most notable work titled "A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte", which he painted in the year 1884, began the famous Pointillist movement.
His other popular works include 1884's "Bathers at Asnières" and 1891’s "The Circus".
Georges was born to Antoine C. Seurat and Ernestine Faivre. He had two older siblings - a sister named Marie-Berthe and a brother named Émile Augustin.
He had a common law wife Madeleine Knobloch. Interestingly, he kept Madeleine hidden from his mother until his death.
Georges and his young son died on the same day. It is believed that the disease that killed Georges was the same one that also killed his son.
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Some say they see poetry in my paintings I see only science.Georges Seurat
Georges Seurat's Popularity
Georges Seurat was a famous French painter, who was born on December 2, 1859. As a person born on this date, Georges Seurat is listed in our database as the 88th most popular celebrity for the day (December 2) and the 16th most popular for the year (1859).
People born on December 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Georges Seurat is the 2793rd most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Georges Seurat's birthday, Georges Seurat is the 827th most famous French and ranks 230th in famous people born in Paris, France.
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