Important Exhibition of the Work of Pierre-Auguste Renoir at Hammer Galleries in New York


NEW YORK, NY.- Hammer Galleries presents an important exhibition of the world renowned French Impressionist Master Pierre-Auguste Renoir for its inaugural exhibition at its new location – 475 Park Avenue, New York. RENOIR, curated by gallery President and Director Howard Shaw, focuses on the second half of Renoir’s dynamic sixty year long career, a productive, yet often overlooked period, recently the subject of a major exhibition, Renoir in the 20th Century (Grand Palais, Paris; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA; 2009-2010). RENOIR features twenty five oils and pastels, ranging in date from the mid 1880’s -1912. Focusing on key works from the last thirty years of the artist’s