Impressions of grandeur: The French Impressionist surveyed in depthBorn in Limoges, France, Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841 1919) was a painter of life, love, and laughter. In rural landscapes, sun-drenched studies, and abundant female nudes, his oeuvre took the dappled touch of Impressionism into a new sensual realm.During the course of his career, Renoir assimilated and expressed numerous influences and styles. Early works, created in Paris, tended towards portraiture, and were heavily influenced by Delacroix, Courbet, and ...

Renoir: Painter of Happiness 2009, Taschen

ISBN-13: 9783836519038

Hardcover

Select
Renoir: Painter of Happiness 2001, Taschen

ISBN-13: 9783822858769

Hardcover

Select