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Seurat and the making of La Grande Jatte

Herbert, Robert L.

Seurat and the making of La Grande Jatte

by Herbert, Robert L.

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Published by Art Institute of Chicago in association with the University of California Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Seurat, Georges, -- 1859-1891. -- Exhibitions,
  • Seurat, Georges, -- 1859-1891 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Seurat, Georges, -- 1859-1891

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSeurat.
    StatementRobert L. Herbert ; with an essay by Neil Harris ; contributions by Douglas W. Druick ... [et al.].
    GenreExhibitions
    ContributionsHarris, Neil, 1938-, Seurat, Georges, 1859-1891., Art Institute of Chicago.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsND553.S5 A68 2004
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p. :
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23240140M
    ISBN 100520242106, 0520242114
    LC Control Number2004041138

      "A Sunday on La Grande Jatte" is George Seurat's best known and largest work of art. The painting depicts middle-class Parisians strolling and resting in an island park on the Seine River. Shortly before I visited the Museum of the Art Institute of Chicago to see the exhibition Seurat and the Making of “La Grande Jatte”, an art historian friend in Berlin wrote me, asking if the show was traveling to answer is no, and visitors to the exhibition are told the reason why: in , a fire broke out at New York’s Museum of Modern Art while A Sunday on La Grande Jatte.

      It is the centerpiece of "Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte," on view at the Art Institute of Chicago. The exhibit is the result of work by scholars and scientists.   Seurat And The Making Of La Grande Jatte è un libro di Herbert Robert L edito da University Of California Press a maggio - EAN puoi acquistarlo sul sito , la grande libreria online.

    Head for Paris with Seurat's celebrated work and re-create the original painting or devise your own masterpiece. This book features the park's landscape with the characters removed and transformed into stickers. #1 Bestseller in [pdf] [kindle] [epub] [tuebl] [mobi] [audiobook], #1 New Release >>. Part biography, part art appreciation, this book tells the story behind the story depicted on the canvas of Georges Seurat's masterpiece "A Sunday on La Grade Jatte," and encourages children to discover their own methods of self-expression. Published in association with .


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Seurat and the Making of Cited by: 6. The miracle of La Grande Jatte is its coincidence of critical distinction and popular celebration. High, low, mass, and popular cultures meet in mutual delight, continuing to revel in the mysteries of that Parisian Sundayfrom The Park in the Museum by Neil Harris Bedlam, scandal, and hilarity were among the epithets used to describe the effect of what is now considered Georges.

"Seurat and the Making of 'La Grande Jatte'" was a major exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago from June 19 to Septem in Regenstein Hall/5(11). Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The miracle of La Grande Jatte is its coincidenc /5.

Get this from a library. Seurat and the making of La Grande Jatte. [Robert L Herbert; Neil Harris; Georges Seurat; Art Institute of Chicago.] -- "Seurat and the Making of "La Grande Jatte" provides an in-depth exploration of one of the world's most renowned paintings, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte - by Georges Seurat.

The catalogue. Seurat and the Making of “La Grande Jatte” provides an in-depth exploration of one of the world’s most renowned paintings, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte— by Georges Seurat. The catalogue accompanies the first comprehensive exhibition of La Grande Jatte and its many related drawings and oil paintings.

Seurat scholar Robert L. Herbert makes new discoveries about the painting’s. "The miracle of La Grande Jatte is its coincidence of critical distinction and popular celebration.

High, low, mass, and popular cultures meet in mutual delight, continuing to revel in the mysteries of that Parisian Sunday."—from "The Park in the Museum" by Neil Harris "Bedlam," "scandal," and "hilarity" were among the epithets used to describe the effect of what is now considered Georges.

Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte by Herbert, Robert L. available in Trade Paperback onalso read synopsis and reviews. "The miracle of La Grande Jatte is its coincidence of critical distinction and popular : Robert L Herbert. Painted inLa Grande Jatte ushered in the age of the Neo-Impressionists and stands as one of the grand examples of pointillism.

Seurat filled his large-scale work with numerous hidden ng may be from multiple locations in the US or from. Seurat labored extensively over A Sunday on La Grande Jatte—, reworking the original as well as completing numerous preliminary drawings and oil sketches (the Art Institute has one such sketch and two drawings).

With what resembles scientific precision, the. The 'Ile de la Grande Jatte' translates as 'Big Bowl Island' and the immense work by Georges Seurat perfectly depicts it's character. The island itself is a mile long and located on the Seine in the Neuilly-sur-Seine department of Paris and represented a high class get away for the Parisian community.

Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte, a book that accompanied an exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago, combines extensive art-historical analysis of the painting with detailed study by conservators.

The most dramatic contribution is the “rejuvenated” image of La Grande Jatte, a full-scale reproduction created by Roy S. Berns using digital technology to replace Georges Seurat’s.

Georges-Pierre Seurat (UK: / ˈ s ɜːr ɑː,-r ʌ / SUR-ah, -⁠uh, US: / s ʊ ˈ r ɑː / suu-RAH, French: [ʒɔʁʒ pjɛʁ sœʁa]; 2 December – 29 March ) was a French post-Impressionist artist. He is best known for devising the painting techniques known as chromoluminarism as well as less famous than his paintings, his conté crayon drawings have also garnered Known for: Painting.

Seurat spent the winter of working on the island of La Grande Jatte and the summer at Grandcamp, in Normandy.

The Impressionist master Camille Pissarro, who was temporarily converted to the technique of Pointillism, was introduced to Seurat by Signac during this period.

Seurat finished the painting La Grande Jatte and exhibited it from May. This book is a rather clunky view of Seurat's painting, "A Sunday on La Grande Jatte," the famous work on display in Chicago's Art Institute.

Although the book goes into great detail as to what is in the painting and how it was created, the format of the text is not reader-friendly, with /5.

Seurat’s new ideas on pointillism were to have an especially strong influence on Signac, who subsequently painted in the same idiom.

In the summer ofSeurat began work on A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte, which took him two years to complete. Seurat and the Making of 'La Grande Jatte' by Robert L. Herbert, Neil Harris "The miracle of La Grande Jatte is its coincidence of critical distinction and popular celebration.

High, low, mass, and popular cultures meet in mutual delight, continuing to revel in the mysteries of that Parisian Sunday."—from "The Park in the Museum" by Neil Harris. Buy Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte First Paperback Edition by Robert L Herbert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(4). Other articles where A Sunday on La Grande Jatte— is discussed: Georges Seurat: in preparation for his masterpiece, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte— In December he exhibited the Baignade again, with the Société des Artistes Indépendents, which was to be of immense influence in the development of modern art.

Georges Seurat, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte - oil on canvas, /4 x /4 inches / x cm (The Art Institute of Chicago). Seurat and the making of La Grande Jatte: [ published in conjunction with the exhibition "Seurat and the making of La Grande Jatte", presented at the Art Institute of Chicago from june 16 to.

Seurat and the Making of La Grande Jatte by Robert L. Herbert. Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, in association with University of California Press, Berkeley CA, pp., illus. Paper. ISBN: Georges Seurat, A Sunday on La Grande Jatte –, oil on canvas, /4 x /4 inches ( x cm) (The Art Institute of Chicago) Smarthistory images for teaching and learning: More Smarthistory images.