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Pierre Auguste Renoir (born February 25, 1841, Limoges, France—died December 3, 1919, Cagnes) French painter originally associated with the Impressionist movement. He was one of the central figures of the impressionist movement (a French art movement of the second half of the nineteenth century whose members sought in their works to represent the first impression of an object upon the viewer). His work is characterized by a richness of feeling and a warmth of response to the world and to the people in it.

His early works were typically Impressionist snapshots of real life, full of sparkling colour and light. By the mid-1880s, however, he had broken with the movement to apply a more disciplined, formal technique to portraits and figure paintings, particularly of women.

Renoir was so passionate about painting that he even continued when he was old and suffering from severe arthritis. Renoir then painted with the brush tied to his wrists.
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Little River - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Little River
Algiers  The Garden Of Essai - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Algiers The Garden Of Essai
L Estaque - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
L Estaque
Low Tide At Yport - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Low Tide At Yport
The Braid (Suzanne Valadon) - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
The Braid (Suzanne Valadon)
Claude Renoir Playing - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Claude Renoir Playing
Claude Renoir - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Claude Renoir
The Lesson - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
The Lesson
The Doges Palace  Venice - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
The Doges Palace Venice
The Sleeper - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
The Sleeper
A Walk By The Sea - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
A Walk By The Sea
Madame Leon Clapisson Aka Marie Henriette Valentine... - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Madame Leon Clapisson Aka Marie Henriette Valentine...
La Couseuse - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
La Couseuse
Girl Gathering Flowers - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Girl Gathering Flowers
Madame Louis Valtat Nee Suzanne Noel - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Madame Louis Valtat Nee Suzanne Noel
Algiers Landscape - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Algiers Landscape
Roses In A Blue Vase - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Roses In A Blue Vase
Spring Landscape - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Spring Landscape
Bather Seated By The Sea - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Bather Seated By The Sea
The Little House - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
The Little House
Gabrielle  Jean And A Little Girl - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Gabrielle Jean And A Little Girl
Diana - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Diana
Essoyes Landscape   Washerwoman And Bathers - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Essoyes Landscape Washerwoman And Bathers
Bather5 - Pierre Auguste Renoir - www.pierre-auguste-renoir.org
Bather5
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