Auguste Renoir

Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841 - 1919)

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Pierre-Auguste (Auguste) Renoir
Born in Limoges, Haute-Vienne, Francemap
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Husband of — married in Paris, Seine, Francemap
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Died in Cagnes-sur-Mer, Alpes-Maritimes, Francemap
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Categories: Peintres Français | Limoges, Haute-Vienne | Cagnes-sur-Mer, Alpes-Maritimes | Commandeurs de la Légion d'honneur | French Notables.

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Auguste Renoir was a noted French Impressionist painter.

Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born on 25 February 1841 in Limoges. He was the son of Léonard Renoir and Marguerite Merlet. He married Aline Victorine Charigot on 14 April 1890 in the ninth arrondissement of Paris.[1]

He was awarded the title commandeur de la légion d'honneur in 1919, shortly before his death.[2]

He died in Cagnes-sur-Mer on December 3, 1919[3].


  1. acte de mariage: Paris, Arrondissement 9, Commencé à 12 avril 1890 (acte n° 328), Terminé à 26 avril 1890 (acte n° 287), Cote V4E 6227, acte 389, vue 6, consulté le 15 décembre 2017.
  2. RENOIR, Pierre Auguste, 1841/2/25, Cote LH/2300/69,
  3. Acte de décès: Acte #65, Décès 1919 Cagnes-sur-Mer, vue 63, Archives des Alpes-Maritimes en ligne, consulté le 23 mars 2018

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Auguste Renoir self-portrait

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