short biography

Auguste Renoir ( Pierre-Auguste Renoir, born 1841 in Limoges/France died 1919 in Cagnes-sur-mer/France) was an Impressionist painter, who developed his own free style. He was a friend of Claude Monet, Alfred Sisley, Frédéric Bazille and Édouard Manet. They often painted together primarily outdoors, in the woods. He was the father of the Film Director Jean Renoir.

Impressionism, painting

show more show less

collection/s

Ateneum Art Museum, Helsinki Ball State University Museum of Art Baltimore Museum of Art Bayerische Staatsgemäldesammlungen Belvedere, Wien Columbus Museum of Art Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento Dallas Museum of Art David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence DePaul University Museum, Chicago Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane Falmouth Art Gallery Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge / UK Flint Institute of Arts Frye Art Museum, Seattle Georg Kolbe Museum Haifa Museum of Art Hiroshima Museum of Art Indianapolis Museum of Art J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles Jeu de Paume, Paris Joslyn Art Museum Karl Ernst Osthaus-Museum Kawamura Memorial Museum of Art, Sakura Kreeger Museum, Washington Kunsthalle Bremen Kunsthalle Göppingen Kunsthalle Mannheim Kunstmuseum Basel / Museum für Gegenwartskunst Kunstmuseum Solothurn MASP - Museu de Arte de São Paulo Memphis Brooks Museum of Art Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson Montreal Museum of Fine Arts Musee Fabre, Montpellier Musee des Beaux Arts Andre Malraux, Le Havre Museo Botero, Bogota Museo Soumaya, Mexico City Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid Museo d´Arte della Svizzera italiana Lugano Museum Folkwang, Essen Museum Langmatt, Baden Museum of Fine Arts Budapest Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg / Florida Museumsinsel Berlin Musée Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, Lausanne Musée Marmottan Monet, Paris Musée Unterlinden, Colmar Musée de l´Orangerie, Paris Musée des Beaux-Arts, Bordeaux Musée d´Orsay, Paris NMWA The National Museum of Western Art, Tokyo ° National Art Museum of Fine Arts, Chisinau National Gallery for Foreign Art, Sofia National Gallery of Art, Washington National Gallery, London National Gallery, Prague National Museum Cardiff Nationalmuseum Stockholm Neue Pinakothek New Orleans Museum of Art Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen Oklahoma City Museum of Art Petit Palais, Genf Petit Palais, Paris Philadelphia Museum of Art Phillips Collection, Washington Picasso Museum - Luzern Pola Museum of Art, Kanagawa Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts, Moscow RISD Museum, Providence Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels Sammlung Oskar Reinhart Am Römerholz, Winterthur Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe Staatliche Museen zu Berlin Staatsgalerie Stuttgart State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg / RUS Städel THE CLARK Williamstown Tacoma Art Museum Tate Collection Tel Aviv Museum of Art The Hunt Museum, Limerick Villa Flora, Winterthur Von der Heydt-Museum Wuppertal Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford Wallraf-Richartz-Museum, Köln Wright Museum of Art, Beloit Yale University Art Gallery
show more show less