Essays Tagged: "Renoir"


Pierre Auguste Renoir, a French impressionist painter, was noted for his radiant, intimate paintings, particularly ... ale nude. Recognized by critics as one of the greatest and most independent painters of his period, Renoir is noted for the harmony of his lines, the brilliance of his colour, and the intimate charm o ... te composition and plasticity of form to attempts at rendering the effect of light.At the age of 13 Renoir began painting flowers on dishware at a porcelain factory and later painted fans and screens. ...

(2 pages) 92 1 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Berthe morisot

ery popular featured impressionist, she still helda place among the greats such as Manet, Monet and Renoir.Manet had a profound impact on Morisot and her style of painting. "Morisot learned agreat dea ... y barriers. In 1860 she joined the impressionist group, which at the timeconsisted of Manet, Monet, Renoir, Pissaro, Van Gogh, and Degas. "Morisot becameinvolved in the impressionist movement through ...

(3 pages) 53 0 2.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"Pierre-Auguste Renoir and the Beauty of Life"

Pierre-Auguste Renoir was one of the leaders of the Impressionist period. The Impressionist period was light and sp ... the formal way of the years before. It captures people in carefree leisure with color and light. In Renoir's early years, he stuck to painting beautiful landscapes, but broke away from the movement in ... his later years for a more disciplined and structured technique for portraits and figure paintings. Renoir painted the beauty in what he saw; the beauty in life. Moreover, he beautifies some of them e ...

(4 pages) 53 0 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

"Pierre-Auguste Renoir's 'Luncheon of the Boating Party"

Pierre-Auguste Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party, Bougival, (1881. 51 x 68" The Phillips Collection, Washingto ... be overlooked by someone ignorant of the subject matter, unless of course, this was intentional by Renoir, and over-analyzation of this piece was never intended.In the upper left corner, beyond the a ... to the suburbs and vice versa. It was through the use of the newly constructed transportation that Renoir was able to access a nearby island of Chatou to paint this piece depicting his friends and co ...

(4 pages) 52 0 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Pierre-Auguste Renoir: Life and History

Pierre-Auguste Renoir was a French Impressionist painter, as well as a sculptor. In 1841, Limoges, France was his b ... fter that he had many different jobs, but that was when he knew he wanted to be a painter. In 1860, Renoir was allowed to copy paintings in the Louvre. His favorite painting, then and for the rest of ... painting was probable one of his inspirations for painting nude bathers, not just impressions. When Renoir was around twenty years old, he attended Charles Gleyre's studio, as well as enrolling in L'e ...

(3 pages) 37 0 3.7 May/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

The Birth of Impressionism

ted getting together, and questioning the traditional rules of art. These four students were Manet, Renoir, Sisley, and Bazille.Since 1648 the rules of art had been set by the French Academy of Fine A ...

(4 pages) 62 0 3.4 Jul/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Renoir: Impressionist, Luncheon of the Boating Party, Nude Down the Sun

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) is one of the most famed artists of the nineteenth century Impressionist movement ... 19) is one of the most famed artists of the nineteenth century Impressionist movement. In exploring Renoir's works, it becomes evident that society had a significant influence on his style and subject ... yle and subject matter. Although he is primarily known for his work within the Impressionist style, Renoir's works are not white noise among Impressionist works. Alongside other famed Impressionists, ...

(4 pages) 54 0 4.3 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


Pierre-Auguste Renoir Pierre Auguste Renoir was a late nineteen-century French impressionist painter. His paintings ... red to be shocking, however after some time, his works became more socially accepted.Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born in 1841. He attended Christian Brother's School. There, he learned the fundamentals ... d 13 years old, he found a job at Levy Freres et Compagnie, a pottery place. During his work there, Renoir took lessons in drawing from Callouette, a sculptor. When his time at Levy Freres et Compagni ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


tury produced a great number of art works from such artists as Pierre August Cot and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Two major themes in these works include images fabricated from the real world and mirror ima ... artists of high standing" such as Monet, Piccaso, Rembrandt, Seurat, or van Gogh.On the other hand, Renoir was more concerned with human form without including nature or landscape. Renoir is known aro ...

(5 pages) 15 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

The odyssey 5

PIERRE AUGUSTE RENOIR "Why shouldn't art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in this world" This is one o ... e enough unpleasant things in this world" This is one of many quotes that came from Pierre- Auguste Renoir. This famous French impressionist was born on February 25, 1841 in Limoges, France Renoir gre ... enoir grew up in a poor family and was always considered the "working class". This is what inspired Renoir to leave school and seek work in Paris. His hopes came alive in 1854 when he began to work in ...

(2 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Renoir Essay

Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Pierre Auguste Renoir, born in France on February 25, 1841, was undoubtedly one o ... he female nude. He was to born in Limoges to Léonard, a tailor, and Marguerite a seamstress. Renoir was the fourth of four children in his family (Pierre Auguste Renoir: Impressionism, 1). As a ... id not subordinate composition and plasticity of form to attempts at rendering the effect of light (Renoir - A Dream of Harmony, 92).At the young age of four in 1844, the family decided to move to Par ...

(7 pages) 25 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Impressionism (influences from/to)

ces on Impressionism.The nucleus of the Impressionist group was formed in the early 1860s by Monet, Renoir and Sisley, who met as students and enjoyed painting in the open air - one of the hallmarks o ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

How Impressionism and Cubism changed conventions in art?

trate on truths beyond external appearances. Impressionist artists such as Claude Monet and Auguste Renoir, set out to achieve greater naturalism by capturing a fleeting moment by using light and colo ... ics to art that did not conform to their artistic ideals.It is not unreasonable to say that Auguste Renoir was another influential Impressionist painter and through his work pioneered to change artist ...

(11 pages) 40 0 5.0 Sep/2009

Subjects: Humanities Essays