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Auguste Renoir (French, Limoges 1841–1919 Cagnes-sur-Mer)
Date: 1878Accession Number: 07.122
Alfred Sisley (British, Paris 1839–1899 Moret-sur-Loing)
Date: 1876Accession Number: 67.187.103
Henri Fantin-Latour (French, Grenoble 1836–1904 Buré)
Date: 1866Accession Number: 1980.3
Berthe Morisot (French, Bourges 1841–1895 Paris)
Date: ca. 1879Accession Number: 1992.103.2
Date: 1883Accession Number: 29.100.125
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Unlike his fellow Impressionists Monet, Pissarro, and Sisley, who concentrated on landscape, Auguste Renoir was primarily a figure painter. This gallery displays several of Renoir's most celebrated portraits and genre paintings, most notably, Madame Charpentier and Her Children, which was purchased by the Museum in 1907.
Also featured in this room are works by Renoir's contemporaries: Berthe Morisot, Alfred Sisley, and Henri Fantin-Latour.
This gallery is one of nine that comprise The Annenberg Galleries.
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