Poster Pierre Auguste Renoir - Young Girls at the Piano

Poster Pierre Auguste Renoir - Young Girls at the Piano

Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
Girls at the Piano, 1892 - Oil on canvas. H. 116; W. 90 cm

In the early 1890s, friends and admirers of Renoir took exception to the fact that the French State had never made any official purchase from the painter, then almost fifty years old. In 1892, Stéphane Mallarmé, ...
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Dimensions :
50 x 70 cm
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Themes :
Portrait, Scenic arts
Maintenance :
Store in a dry place, protected by a case or plastic bag
Artist :
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)
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Original work kept at :
Paris, musée d'Orsay

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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.