Renoir père et fils - Exhibition catalogue

Renoir père et fils - Exhibition catalogue

The exhibition seeks to explore the fruitful and at times paradoxical dialogue between a father, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, and a son, Jean Renoir, between two artists, and between painting and cinema. The points of contact between the works of the film director and the painter go beyond influence and transposition. ...
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Dimensions :
20,3 x 25 x 3 cm
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Size of the book :
Broché avec Rabat
Reference :

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The artist

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Renoir is one of the main representatives of the impressionist movement whose paintings are composed of touches of colour, set in small commas, where black and line do not exist. During this period, he painted scenes from modern popular and social life, portraits, landscapes. From 1880, Renoir began to change the way he painted. He stands out from the impressionists; his style becomes more classical.