Pierre-Auguste Renoir

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1841-02-25
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1919-12-03
 

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camille pissarro a pal of pierre-auguste renoir (Camille Pissarro)
eugene delacroix influenced pierre-auguste renoir (Eugène Delacroix, influenced)
walter sickert met pierre-auguste renoir (Walter Sickert)
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Renoir grew up in Paris, near the Louvre, the son of a tailor. (Details)
During his early education he showed aptitude in both music and drawing and gained a place in the choir school of Saint-Eustache, whose director was the composer Gounod. (Details)
He then went, with Sisley and Monet, to Fontainbleau where he met the painter Diaz de la Pena, who had been one of the "Barbizon" painters. (Details)
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Renoir was one of the most important artists of the Impressionist movement whose works appeal directly to the senses with their warmth and gaiety.
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fine arts and crafts
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painter
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pierre-auguste renoir knew paul ambroise valery (Paul Valéry)
pierre-auguste renoir formed group with paul cezanne (Paul Cézanne)
pierre-auguste renoir taught by charles gounod (Charles Gounod)
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PARenoir.jpg by Freebase Boston Museum Of Art - Pierre Auguste Renoir "Dance at Bougival" by Flickr user David Paul Ohmer Art Institute - Pierre Auguste Renoir's "On The Terrace" by Flickr user David Paul Ohmer Chrysanthemums by Flickr user terren in Virginia Renoir by Flickr user MCS@flickr Young Woman in Blue by Flickr user Nrico Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Claude Monet, peintre, 1875 by Flickr user *clairity* Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Jeune fille assise, 1909 by Flickr user *clairity* Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Dance at Bougival, 1883 by Flickr user *clairity* Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Girls at the Piano, 1892 by Flickr user Moto@Club4AG Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Chalands sur la Seine, v.1869 by Flickr user *clairity* Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Madame Georges Charpentier, v.1876-1877 by Flickr user *clairity* Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Portrait du modele ou Margot c. 1878 by Flickr user *clairity* Renoir's Young Girl with Daisies at the Met by Flickr user Alaskan Dude The Luncheon of the Boating Party by Flickr user Nrico