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9,867. Among its most beautiful productions are these paintings by Renoir ... Just a group of ordinary human beings enjoying themselves. (Art & Civilisation & Artists: Renoir) Kenneth Clark, Civilisation: Heroic Materialism 13/13
10,089. Monet and Renoir would spend their summers sniffing out modern places by the river. (Art & Artists: Monet & Artists: Renoir) Waldemar Januszczak, The Impressionists: Painting and Revolution I: Gang of Four
10,677. Renoir had developed a fiendishly difficult ambition – he wanted to capture the mood of modern Paris, the bonhomie, the relaxation, the larks. (Artists: Renoir & Paris) ibid.
10,678. These sensuous pleasure pictures of Renoir’s painted on location outdoors are deliberate blowing raspberries at the old masters. ibid
10,679. You come to Nature with all her theories, and she knocks them all flat. (Artists: Renoir & Nature) Pierre-Auguste Renoir
10,680. The pain passes, but the beauty remains. (Artists: Renoir & Pain & Beauty) Pierre-Auguste Renoir
10,681. Why shouldn’t art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world. Pierre-Auguste Renoir
10,682. To my mind, a picture should be something pleasant, cheerful, and pretty, yes pretty! There are too many unpleasant things in life as it is without creating still more of them. Pierre-Auguste Renoir
10,683. I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colours was black. (Artists: Renoir & Black) Pierre-Auguste Renoir
10,684. The work of art must seize upon you, wrap you up in itself, carry you away. It is the means by which the artist conveys his passion; it is the current which he puts forth which sweeps you along in his passion. (Artists: Renoir & Passion) Pierre-Auguste Renoir
12,434. What interests me is skin. The velvety texture of a young girl’s skin. (Artists: Renoir & Skin) Renoir 2012 starring Michel Bouquet & Christa Theret & Vincent Rottiers & Thomas Doret & Romane Bohringer et al, director Gilles Bourdos
12,435. A painting should be something pleasant and cheerful. (Artists: Renoir & Painting) ibid.
110,916. Could a painting hanging in a Welsh castle be a work by the impressionist master Pierre-Auguste Renoir? (Art & Artists: Renoir) Fake or Fortune? s4e2 Renoir
110,917. The art world can be a law unto itself. (Art & Artists: Renoir) ibid.
137,213. In Philadelphia in the United States there is an absolute treasure trove of a gallery called the Barnes Foundation … One artist who divides opinion [Renoir]: some love him, some don’t. Albert Barnes certainly did and he put together the world’s largest collection of Renior’s paintings. Tim Marlow, Great Art s5e5: Renoir: Revered and Reviled: from the Barnes Foundation, ITV 2020
137,214. Luncheon of the Boating Party 1880-1881: ‘I think we’re really looking at the high point, perhaps the end point, of his Impressionist career.’ ibid. scholar