Pierre-Auguste - «Auguste» per la mamma, che odiava l'impronunciabilità di «Pierre Renoir», nome con certamente troppe erre - in effetti trascorse un'infanzia lieta e spensierata, e quando iniziò a frequentare le elementari presso i Fratelli delle scuole cristiane rivelò due inaspettati talenti.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir [pjɛːʁ oˈgyst ʁəˈnwaːʁ] (* 25. Februar 1841 in Limoges , Limousin ; † 3. Dezember 1919 in Cagnes-sur-Mer , Côte d’Azur ), oft nur Auguste Renoir genannt, war einer der bedeutendsten französischen Maler des Impressionismus .
He was the father of actor Pierre Renoir (1885–1952), filmmaker Jean Renoir (1894–1979) and ceramic artist Claude Renoir (1901–1969). He was the grandfather of the filmmaker Claude Renoir (1913–1993), son of Pierre. Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, France, in 1841.
This is an incomplete list of paintings by Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Renoir painted about 4000 paintings that have sold at auction for as much as $78.1 million (in 1990).   The largest collection of Renoir paintings is at the Barnes Foundation in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.
25/02/2015 · Summary of Pierre-Auguste Renoir Pierre-Auguste Renoir was a French Impressionist painter whose eye for beauty made him one of the movement's most popular practitioners. He is best known for his paintings of bustling Parisian modernity and leisure in the last three decades of the 19 th century.
Biografie Pierre-Auguste Renoir, ca 1910 Autoportrét z roku 1910 Auguste Renoir (1914). Narodil se 25. února 1841 v Limoges.Protože jeho otec byl krejčí, jehož plat nemohl uživit celou rodinu, musel se už jako malý kluk poohlížet po práci.
In the upper right, Eugène Pierre Lestringuez, an official in the Ministry of the Interior, laughs with Jeanne Samary, a famous actress with the Comédie Française, while the artist Paul Lhote, a close friend of Renoir’s, cocks his head. Renoir has immortalized his friends to such a degree that the image is “not anectdotal but monumental.”