DescriptionRENOIR'S BIRTH RECORD (COPY)
THE RENOIR COLLECTION
Autograph document signed, two pages [one sheet folded], dated 25 February 1841, located at Limoges, which certifies that a child was presented before presiding official, Jean Joseph Abria in the Limoges City Hall by Renoir's father, Léonard Renoir, age 41, and mother, Marguerite Merlet, age 22, residing at Boulevard St. Catherine, who named their son, born at 6:00 in the morning, Pierre Auguste Renoir.
7 x 8-1/2 inches (17.8 x 21.6 cm)Light paper discoloration; minor surface grime from handling; folding and handling creases with tiny tear at center.
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