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Pierre-Auguste Renoir
A self-taught painter struggles through poverty and war

Pierre-Auguste Renoir, The Artists
Portrait of Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir was a French artist born in 1841. Renoir contributed to the Impressionist movement and died in 1919.

Lise Sewing, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Lise Sewing

1866
Alfred Sisley with His Wife, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Alfred Sisley with His Wife

1868
Barges on the Seine, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Barges on the Seine

1869
La Grenouillère, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

La Grenouillère

1869
La Grenouillère, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

La Grenouillère

1869
Mixed Flowers in an Earthenware Pot, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Mixed Flowers in an Earthenware Pot

1869
Odalisque, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Odalisque

1870
Madame Monet Reading Le Figaro, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Madame Monet Reading Le Figaro

1872
Madame Monet and her Son, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Madame Monet and her Son

1874
Self-portrait, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Self-portrait

1875
A Girl with a Watering Can, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

A Girl with a Watering Can

1876
The Banks of the Seine at Champrosay, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Banks of the Seine at Champrosay

1876
Oarsmen at Chatou, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Oarsmen at Chatou

1879

I am like a child at school. The new page is always going to be neatly written, and then pouf! . . . a blot. I'm still making blots . . . and I am 40 years old.

On Failure and the Renaissance: A letter to Durand and Ruel

1881
The Two Sisters On the Terrace, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Two Sisters On the Terrace

1881
The Large Bathers, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Large Bathers

1884-1887
Two Young Girls at the Piano, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Two Young Girls at the Piano

1892
The Hat Secured with a Pin, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Hat Secured with a Pin

1894
The Stone with Three Sketches, Pierre-Auguste Renoir

The Stone with Three Sketches

1904

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