An unprecedented collection of exquisite works by Pierre Auguste Renoir, his great-grandson Alexandre Renoir, French Impressionists Camille Pissaro, Edouard Manet and Paul Cezanne to be exhibited and offered for acquisition in Jacksonville, Florida
Louis Valtat, 1904
Boca Raton, Florida August 9, 2010: Jacksonville, Florida will be the graced city on October 2nd & 3rd, as the highly-regarded RRoberts Gallery hosts the exhibition and art acquisition “Renoir & The Impressionists”. The gallery’s presentation is a rare collection of paintings, drawings, etchings and lithographs by the world’s finest masters of Impressionism.
For the past 18 months, RRoberts has been working to create this rare collecting opportunity in Jacksonville through an expert team who has been intimately working through Christies and Sotheby’s, among other important sources, to cultivate these authentic drawings, etchings and paintings by the true Impressionist school just for our Florida and Georgia art collectors.
Important works by Camille Pissarro, Edouard Manet and Paul Cezanne round out this dream curatorial presentation in Jacksonville.
Manet, Cezanne, Pissarro…as well as the featured extraordinary works of Pierre Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), and his great-grandson Alexandre Renoir. All are available for acquisition.
Alexandre Renoir, great-grandson of French Impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919), grandson of Claude Renoir (1901-1969), and son of Paul Renoir (1925-2005) will make a special appearance at the well-known gallery on Saturday, October 2nd and Sunday, October 3rd. This is a rare opportunity to meet this extraordinary artist and to view his magnificent artwork. His works currently reside in quite important private collections throughout North America, Asia, Europe and the United Arab Emirates.
Meet The Artist Receptions: Saturday, October 2nd – 6pm – 9 pm
Sunday, October 3rd 1pm – 3pm
RSVP: 904.388.1188 Admission is Complimentary
Renoir and the Impressionists is an exhibition not to be missed. It is, simply, THE art event of the year in Jacksonville, and hosted by one of Florida’s most prominent purveyors of fine art. For over twenty years, the R. Roberts Gallery in Historic Avondale has been known as the most highly-regarded and superior art dealers not only in Florida, but in the country. Owner Jennifer Jones, Fine Art Consultant “Bracken” Johnson, and Donald Dusinberre bring an unparalled level of cultural, art history, and art handling experience to the table. It is an experience that delights all who they have the privilege of guiding and working with. “Our goal is to create relationships with people from all walks of life who appreciate fine art”, says Jennifer Jones.
The Legacy lives On. Alexandre Renoir and The Impressionists. Previews begin September 24th, 2010 with an uncrating event from 6pm – 8pm, and will give patrons an opportunity to view the collection and mix and mingle with celebrities and gallery experts.
For more information, call the gallery directly at 904.388.1188. RSVP’s for all events are also taken @ 904.388.1188. The gallery is located in the Shoppes of Historic Avondale, 3606 St. Johns Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida.