The Rainbow: Study for 'Bathers at Asnières'

Oil on wood | 15.5 x 24.5cm | 1883

Georges Seurat

This is the only sketch for Seurat's Bathers at Asnières that includes a rainbow, which was painted over the sky once the paint had dried. Although perhaps a rather contrived image, the mottled sky suggests Seurat may have seen a rainbow. It is evide...
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