Georges Seurat by Iain Zaczek, Hachette Children's Books
  

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Georges Seurat by Iain Zaczek, Hachette Children's Books

This title looks at the life and works of Georges Seurat, including an examination of paintings such as Bathers at Asnieres, Circus Sideshow, Young Woman Powdering Herself, Le Chahut, A Sunday Afternoon on La Grande Jatte, The Circus and The 'Maria', Honfleur. It looks at the techniques and colour palette that Seurat used in these works, encouraging readers to look more closely at the interesting elements of each painting. It also includes a timeline of his life, information on museums and galleries where his work is currently displayed and a chance for readers to use what they have learned to make their own painting in the style of Georges Seurat.

About the Author

Iain Zaczek was born in Dundee, Scotland, and was educated at Wadham College, Oxford, and the Courtauld Institute of Art. He specializes in books about art and design, and his many books include: The Impressionists, Essential Art Deco, Celtic Art and Design, and The Art of Illuminated Manuscripts. He was also a contributing author to Art: The Definitive Visual Guide.

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Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Iain Zaczek, Hachette Children's Books
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th October 2014

ISBN

9780750284585


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