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10 things to know about Pierre-Auguste Renoir

10 things to know about Pierre-Auguste Renoir

A guide to the artist who was one of the founding fathers of Impressionism, and is famed today for his lush depictions of female sensuality — featuring works offered at Christie’s. 1 Renoir’s early life was shaped by poverty Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born in 1841 in Limoges in south-west France. His father was a tailor […]