Colin B. Bailey

Colin B. Bailey was formerly Deputy Director and Peter Jay Sharp Chief Curator of The Frick Collection. His is currently Director of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

 

Between 1874 and 1885 Renoir—unlike other Impressionists—produced large-scale works in both full-length and horizontal formats in which he explored the grandeur of Parisian life, leisure, and fashion.

This video was created in conjunction with the exhibition Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting, on view at The Frick Collection from February 7th through May 13th, 2012.

This video was created in conjunction with the exhibition Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting, on view at The Frick Collection from February 7th through May 13th, 2012.

This video was created in conjunction with the exhibition, Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting, on view at The Frick Collection from February 7 through May 13, 2012. 

 

This video is an introduction to the exhibition Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting, on view at The Frick Collection from February 7 through May 13, 2012.

Renoir, Impressionism, and Full-Length Painting

February 7, 2012 to May 13, 2012

In early 2012, The Frick Collection presented an exhibition of nine iconic Impressionist paintings by Pierre-Auguste Renoir, offering the first comprehensive study of the artist's engagement with the full-length format, which was associated with the official Paris Salon in the decade that saw the emergence of a fully fledged Impressionist aesthetic.

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Masterpieces of European Painting from The Cleveland Museum Art, November 8, 2006, through January 28, 2007

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