A Girl with a Watering Can

A Girl with a Watering Can, 1876, Pierre-Auguste Renoir
100 cm73 cm

A Girl with a Watering Can is an Impressionist Oil on Canvas Painting created by Pierre-Auguste Renoir in 1876. It lives at the National Gallery of Art, Washington in the United States. The image is in the Public Domain, and tagged Children. Source

This impressionistic portrayal of a young girl beautifully captures her innocence and charm. Because of his financial difficulties, Renoir aimed to paint light, charming pictures of children in order to gain monetary success. This painting has most definitely achieved the popularity that he had hoped for. It is also claimed by many that this painting was formed in Claude Monet's garden. However, that cannot be confirmed.

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