Definition of Renoir, Auguste in English:

Renoir, Auguste

Line breaks: Au|guste Ren¦oir
Pronunciation: /rəˈnwɑː
, ˈrɛnwɑː, ʀənwaʀ/
( 1841–1919), French painter; full name Pierre Auguste Renoir. An early impressionist, he developed a style characterized by light, fresh colours and indistinct, subtle outlines. Notable works: Les Grandes baigneuses (1884-7).

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