Renoir Ephemera Coming to New York

(Courtesy Getty Images)

(Courtesy Getty Images)

The Associated Press reports that a collection of Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s “personal letters, photos and other memorabilia” will come to Heritage Auctions in New York on September 19th, the whole collection valued at $3 million.

Read more at the AP, and please do not miss this quote:

“He painted this still life with two dead birds some hours before he died, which is quite symbolic,” she said.