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Renoir, Auguste

Pronunciation: /rəˈnwɑː/
Pronunciation: /ˈrɛnwɑː/ Pronunciation: /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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