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The Phillips Collection



Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) Luncheon of the Boating Party, 1880-1881Oil on canvasAcquired 1923Photo courtesy of The Phillips Collection
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919
) Luncheon of the Boating Party, 1880-1881
Oil on canvas
Acquired 1923
Photo courtesy of The Phillips Collection
The Phillips Collection
UNITED STATES
WASHINGTON, D.C.  •  ongoing
 
A visit to the American capital should always include an afternoon at The Phillips Collection, opened in 1921 in the home of Duncan Phillips (1886-1966), collector and patron. Renoir's masterpiece Luncheon of the Boating Party hangs here, along with other outstanding Impressionist paintings by van Gogh, Monet, Degas and CÚzanne. The collection also includes the American connoisseur's choice of works by El Greco, Chardin, Vuillard, Bonnard, Braque, Picasso, Matisse, Mondrian, Klee, Homer, Eakins, Ryder, O'Keeffe, Arthur Dove, Mark Rothko, Jacob Lawrence and Richard Diebenkorn.

The Phillips Collection Web Site


Contact: Tel: (1) 202 387 21 51

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