A substantial tome with luxurious large format images as befits a leading figure of Impressionism. Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) was one of the founders of Impressionism and a friend of Monet, Pissarro and Sisley. He worked alongside Monet painting landscapes but also loved figure painting and became known for capturing the spirit of Parisian social life.
- Author: William Gaunt and Colin B Bailey
- Publisher: Phaidon
- Publication date: March 2016