Oarsmen at Chatou

Artwork
Identifier:
1999.762.1c
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Poster
Date:
circa 1990
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 5 in Width: 6 in
Description:
Landscape of men and women gathered at shoreline for gondola ride.
Historical Context:
Pierre-Auguste Renoir was a French artist that was a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. He focused on beauty, especially feminine sensuality. Renoir's paintings are known for their vibrant light and saturated color, most often focusing on people in intimate and candid moments.