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image of Oarsmen at Chatou Auguste Renoir (artist)
French, 1841 - 1919
Oarsmen at Chatou, 1879
oil on canvas
overall: 81.2 x 100.2 cm (31 15/16 x 39 7/16 in.) framed: 104.1 x 123.5 x 9.5 cm (41 x 48 5/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Gift of Sam A. Lewisohn
On View
From the Tour: Impressionism
Object 5 of 8

1924Vollard, Ambroise Auguste Renoir. Berlin, 1924: repro.
1926Hertz, Henri. "Renoir." Art in America XIV, no. 2 (February 1926): repro. p. 49.
1928Cortissoz, Royal. "Auguste Renoir and the Cult for Beauty" International Studio (August 1928): repro.
1928Bourgeois, Stephan. The Adolph Lewisohn Collection of Modern French Paintings and Sculptures. New York, 1928:124, 131, repro.
1928"Old and Modern Masters Shown at Reinhardt's." Art News 26 (3 March 1928):8.
1929Meier-Graefe, Julius. Renoir. Leipzig, 1929:95-96, repro. no. 34.
1930Vollard, Ambroise. Renoir: An Intimate Record. New York, 1930:239.
1931Wilenski, R.H. French Painting. Boston, 1931: 262, 267 n. 1
1932Bourgeois, Stephan and Waldemar George. "The French Paintings of the XIX and XX Centuries in the Adolph and Samuel Lewisohn Collection." Formes 28-29 (1932): 306, repro.
1933Roger-Marx, Claude. Renoir. Paris, 1933:29.
1935Barnes, Albert C. and Violette de Mazia. The Art of Renoir. New York, 1935: 52-55, 64n, 382-383, no. 24, repro.
1935Bertram, Anthony. August Renoir. London, 1935: repro. plate II.
1937Lewisohn, Samuel. Painters and Personality: A Collector's View of Modern Art. New York, 1937:220, repro. plate 101.
1937McBride, Henry. "The Renoirs in America: In Appreciation of the Metropolitan Museum's Exhibition," Art News 35, no. 31 (1 May 1937):60.
1937Duret, Théodore. Renoir. New York, 1937: repro. 51.
1937Frost, Rosamund. "The Seine of the Impressionists." Art News (23 January 1937):10, repro.
1938Florisoone, Michel. Renior. Paris, 1938: repro. 108.
1940Wilenski, R.H. Modern French Painters. New York, 1940: 5, 6, 22, 31, 74. repro. plate 6A.
1941Cheney, Sheldon. The Story of Modern Art. New York, 1941:repro. 197.
1944Drucker, Michel. Renoir. Paris, 1944:183, 185.
1944Wilenski, R.H. Modern French Painters. London, 1944: 5, 6, 22, 31, 74, pl. 6A.
1944Frost, Rosamund. Pierre Auguste Renoir. New York, 1944:32, repro.
1946Rewald, John. The History of Impressionism. New York, 1946: repro.
1948Leclerc, André. Renoir. New York, 1948: repro. 16.
1949Wilenski, Reginald H. Modern French Painters. New York, 1949: xiii, 6, 22, repro. 6A.
1952Renoir, Jean. "My Memories of Renoir." Life (19 May 1952):93, repro.
1952Catinat, Maurice. Les Bords de la Seine avec Renoir et Maupassant. Chatou, 1952: 39, repro. 37.
1954Rouart, Denis. Renoir. Geneva, 1954:53, repro.
1957Fox, Milton. A Gallery of Portraits by Renoir. New York, 1957:2.
1961Fosca, François. Renoir, His Life and Work. London, 1961:120.
1962Leymarie, Jean. French Painting: The Nineteenth Century. Geneva, 1962:195.
1962Renoir, Jean. Renoir, My Father-. Boston and Toronto, 1962:214.
1963Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. New York, 1963 (reprinted 1964 in French, German, and Spanish): 325, repro.
1964Perruchot, Henri. "Renoir et Monet à la Grenouillière." Jardin des Arts 113 (April 1964): 58, repro.
1965Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 112.
1968Hanson, Lawrence. Renoir: The Man, The Painter, and his World. New York, 1968: 183,198.
1968Tyler, Parker. Renoir. New York, 1968: no 20, color repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 99, repro.
1970Renior. Paris, Réalités Hachette, 1970:64, 82, 124, 198, repro.
1971François Daulte. Auguste Renoir, catalogue raisonné de l'oeuvre peint. Vol.I: Figures 1860-1890. Lausanne, 1971: no. 307.
1972Rieff, Robert. "Review of F. Daulte Auguste Renoir Volume 1, Figures." Art Bulletin 54 (December 1972): 560.
1972Fezzi, Elda. L'opera completa di Renoir nel period impressionista. Milan, 1972: no. 370, repro. pl. XL.
1973Fahy, Everett, and Francis John Bagott Watson. The Wrightsman Collection. Vol. 5: Paintings, drawings, sculpture. New York, 1973: under no. 190.
1973Patterson, Jerry E. "The Appreciation of Renoir." Art News 72, no. 2 (February 1973):44.
1973Rewald, John. The History of Impressionism. New York, 1973: 433, 456, repro. 432.
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 292, repro.
1976Gaunt, William. Renoir. Oxford, 1976: repro. 32
1978Martini, Alberto. Renoir. New York, 1978:14, no. 33, repro. plate XXXIII.
1978Leymarie, Jean. Renoir. Paris, 1978: repro. 25.
1978Berhaut, Marie. Caillebotte, sa vie et son oeuvre. Catalogue raisonne des peintures et pastels. Paris, 1978. Rev. ed. 1994: 9, repro.
1982Gaunt, William. Renoir. 3rd. ed. Oxford, 1982: repro. 32.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 462, no. 673, color repro.
1984White, Barbara Ehrlich. Renoir: His Life, Art, and Letters. New York, 1984:95, repro. 97.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 336, repro.
1986The New Painting: Impressionism 1874-1886. Exh. cat. The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; National Gallery of Art, Washington. San Francisco, 1986: 395.
1988Herbert, Robert L. Impressionism: Art, Leisure and Parisian Society. New Haven, 1988:252-254, 258, 303, 313, repro.
1992Feist, Peter H. Malerei des Impressionismus. 2 vols. Cologne, 1992: I:11, repro.
1995Distel, Anne. Renoir A Sensuous Vision. New York, 1995:71, repro.
1996Sagner-Düchting, Karin. Renoir: Paris and the Belle Epoque. Munich, 1996:98-99, repros. 92, 94.
1996Rathbone, Eliza E., et al. Impressionists on the Seine: A Celebration of Renoir's Luncheon of the Boating Party. Washington, 1996:34-35, 73, repro. pl. 56.
1996Berson, Ruth, ed. The New Painting: Impressionism 1874-1886 -- Documentation. 2 vols. San Francisco, 1996: 1:413; 2I:211, no. VII-151, repro.
1997Bailey, Colin B. Renoir's Portraits: Impressions of an age.Yale University Press New Haven and London, in association with National Gallery of Canada Ottawa, 1997:320, n.6.
1997Kelder, Diane. The Great Book of French Impressionism, 1997, no. 222, repro.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 381, no. 315, color repro.
2008Vallès-Bled, Maïthé. Vlaminck. Paris, 2008: 298 under no. 130, repro.
2009Vincent van Gogh -- Between Earth and Heaven: The Landscapes. Exh. cat. Kunstmuseum Basel, 2009: 93, fig. 53.

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