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 In the Meadow
In the Meadow
1888-92

Pierre-August Renoir After the Bath
After the Bath
1910

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

Pierre-Auguste Renoir Woman Combing Her Hair
Woman Combing Her Hair
1882-83 (?)

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