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Pierre-Auguste Renoir (* 25 February 1841 in Limoges, Limousin; † 3 December 1919 in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Côte d'Azur), often just called Auguste Renoir, was one of the most important French Impressionist painters, who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. It has been said of one who celebrated beauty and especially feminine sensuality that "Renoir is the last representative of a tradition that leads directly from Rubens to Watteau."
He was the father of actor Pierre Renoir (1885-1952), filmmaker Jean Renoir (1894-1979) and ceramist Claude Renoir (1901-1969). He was the grandfather of filmmaker Claude Renoir (1913-1993), son of Pierre.

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133 | Dance at Le Moulin de la Galette (Bal du moulin de la Galette) Ball im Moulin de la Galette, 1876

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

*1841-1919, France

133 | Dance at Le Moulin de la Galette (Bal du moulin de la Galette) Ball im Moulin de la Galette, 1876

Oil on canvas, 131,0 x 175,0 cm
Musée d‘Orsay, Paris, France
Giraudon © Bridgeman Images

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