The Regency era in the United Kingdom is the period between when King George III was mentally unfit to rule and his son, the Prince of Wales, ruled as his proxy as Prince Regent. Prince Regent became George IV on the death of his father.
Georges-Pierre Seurat French painter, was born in Paris. He studied at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in His teacher was a disciple of Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres. Young Seurat was strongly influenced by Rembrandt and Francisco de Goya.