Young Girls at the Piano Oil Painting by Pierre Auguste Renoir iPhone Wallets

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Young Girls at the Piano (French: Jeunes filles au piano) is an oil-on-canvas painting by French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. The painting was completed in 1892 as an informal commission for the Musée du Luxembourg. Renoir painted three other variations of this composition in oil and two sketches, one in oil and one in pastel. Known by the artist as repetitions, they were executed to fulfill commissions from dealers and collectors.1 The work is on public display at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and the Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris.

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Young Girls at the Piano (French: Jeunes filles au piano) is an oil-on-canvas painting by French artist Pierre-Auguste Renoir, a leading painter in the development of the Impressionist style. The painting was completed in 1892 as an informal commission for the Musée du Luxembourg. Renoir painted three other variations of this composition in oil and two sketches, one in oil and one in pastel. Known by the artist as repetitions, they were executed to fulfill commissions from dealers and collectors.1 The work is on public display at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, and the Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris.