Pierre-August Renoir

Garden Scene in Brittany



Pierre-August Renoir - Garden Scene in Brittany


In August and September 1886, Renoir rented a house at La-Chapelle-Saint-Briac in Brittany. Here he spent his vacation with Aline Charigot and their then eichteen-month-old son Pierre. The two can be seen on the bench.


Literature

Great French paintings from the Barnes Foundation, New York, 1993, pp. 66-69


Other works by Pierre-Auguste Renoir


Pierre-Auguste Renoir The Parisian Girl
The Parisian Girl
1874

Pierre-August Renoir Caryatid
Caryatid
c. 1910

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Girl with a watering can
Girl with a watering can
1876

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Bouquet of Lilacs
Bouquet of Lilacs
1875-80

Pierre-August Renoir
Garden Scene in Brittany
c. 1886
54 x 56.2 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed at lower right
Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia