Sunday Afternoon, Island La Grande Jatte by Seurat
A Sunday Afternoon on the Island of La Grande Jatte (1884) by Georges Seurat is a vintage pointillist post impressionist fine art painting featuring an urban landscape. A park picnic scene with people, families and pet dogs relaxing and enjoying a sunny summer day in Paris by the Seine River. About the artist: Georges-Pierre Seurat (1859-1891) altered the direction of modern art by initiating the Neo impressionism movement. The Pointillism technique is often mentioned, because it was the dominant technique in the beginning.