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Woman Reading (1875-1876). Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919). Oil on canvas. Musée d’Orsay, Paris, France. In the 1870s, Renoir’s Impressionism style reached its peak. He participated in the Impressionist exhibitions and was a founding member of the review L’Impressionniste (1877), where he published his article on the principles of contemporary art.  “The work of art must seize upon you, wrap you up in itself and carry you away. It is the means by which the artist conveys his passion. ...

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Musée Marmottan Monet

3rd time in Paris? Musée Marmottan: Do you like Impressionism? Well Monet was the mack daddy of all the Impressionists: it was his "Impression: Sunrise" that gave birth to the movement's name, and you can find that painting here.

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The Artist's Garden in Argenteuil by Claude Monet

The Artist's Garden in Argenteuil. By Claude Monet, 1873. Oil on canvas. Monet was a founder of the impressionist art movement. Monet's landscape paintings, including The Artist's Garden in Argenteuil, are well known for showing the effect of light on the landscape.

Girl with Pink Bonnet (Jeune fille au chapeau rose): 1894 by Pierre-Auguste Renoir (The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia, PA) - Post Impressionism