Pierre-Auguste Renoir, commonly known as Auguste Renoir, was a French artist who was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style.
Born: February 25, 1841, Limoges, France
Died: December 3, 1919, Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
On view: National Gallery of Art East Building, Musée d’Orsay,
Periods: Impressionism, Modern art, Realism, Post-Impressionism
Spouse: Aline Charigot (m. 1890–1915)
Children: Jean Renoir, Lucienne Bisson, Pierre Renoir, Claude Renoir