Friday, February 29, 2008

Art History, Keyword History

As we all know, history repeats itself, especially here. Seurat invents pointilism as a response to Monet's comma brushstrokes. Prefers geometric organization as opposed to willy nilly, undefined shapes. Takes five years to finish a painting, rather than one day.

Monet's Cliffs at Fecamp
Cliffs at Fecamp

Seurat's Point de A'illy
Point de A'illy

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