Renoir 1874 Expo

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Auguste Renoir (1841-1919)

Paintings 1st impressionist exposition 1874:

catalogue numbers: 141-147+hc


General introduction:

Here you will find an impression of the 7+1hc=8 pictures that were shown by Renoir at the 1st ‘impressionist’ exposition in 1874.
Sometimes the identification of a painting is ‘uncertain’, see. Sometimes to ‘compare’ another picture is given that is (probably) similar to the painting that was exhibited. For explanation of the subscriptions, see. For an account (references, translations, info, discussion, locations on Google-Maps), seeFor the general references (=R) see. For references to internet pages (=iR) see. For references to the additional sources (=aR) see at the bottom of the main page about Renoir.

1874-141, Renoir, Danseuse, Now: 1874, The Dancer, 142×94, ©NG Washington (iR52; iR2; iR3;iR22;iR52)


1874-142, Renoir, La Loge
Now: 1874, The theater box, 80×64, ©Courtauld London (iR2;iR22;iR52)

1874-143, Renoir, Parisienne, Now: 1874, The Parisian girl, 163×108, ©NM Cardiff; (more info; iR3;iR22;iR52)

1874-144, Moissonneurs, now: 1873, The Harvesters, 60×73, Bührle Zurich, (iR2;iR52)

1874-145, fleurs,
maybe: 1869, Mixed flowers in an earthen pot,
65×54, MFA Boston (iR52;iR22;iR2)

1874-146, Renoir, Croquis (pastel), very uncertain: 1875ca, At the Moulin de la Galette, pastel, xx, NMS Belgrade, (iR2)

1874-147, Tête de femme,
compare: 1874-80, Head of a Woman,
39×36, Hermitage (iR7;iR22;iR52)

now: 1873, The Field (or: the drinking place), 47×62, private (iR52;iR22;iR2)