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 was born in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, France, in 1841. His father, Léonard Renoir, was a tailor of modest means, so in 1844, Renoir's family moved to Paris in search of more favorable prospects.
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.
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. Ve třinácti letech začal pracovat jako malíř porcelánu v jedné pařížské továrně.
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.
Luncheon of the Boating Party French: Le Déjeuner des canotiers is an 1881 painting by French impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir.Included in the Seventh Impressionist Exhibition in 1882, it was identified as the best painting in the show by three critics.
Bal du moulin de la Galette (commonly known as Dance at Le moulin de la Galette) is an 1876 painting by French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir.It is housed at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris and is one of Impressionism's most celebrated masterpieces.