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“Why shouldn’t art be pretty? There are enough unpleasant things in the world.”

 

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“One must from time to time attempt things that are beyond one’s capacity.”

 

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“I’ve been 40 years discovering that the queen of all colors was black.”


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“When I’ve painted a woman’s bottom so that I want to touch it, then [the painting] is finished.”

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Renoir paints with arthritic hand

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