Olga's Gallery

Pierre-Auguste Renoir

Portrait of Georges Riviére.

1877. Oil on canvas. The National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA. Read Note.

Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Portrait of Georges  Riviére.

Georges Riviére (1855-1943) writer and critic. A close friend of Renoir, who painted him in his picture Le Moulin de la Galette. Wrote articles to defend Impressionism, after 1920 published books on Renoir, Cezanne and Degas