Description & Technical information

Small model - second reduction (H.Lebossé, November 1904)
Authentic example signed "A.Rodin", "Alexis Rudier fondeur Paris" (mark), patina by Jean Limet (most appreciated chiseller and patinater of Rodin), inside relief seals  "A.Rodin" and  "M" (for Musée Rodin) - beautiful edition.
Provenance : Musée Rodin (1922), Baron Morimura V , Tokyo (1923)... Jan Krugier Genève, Galerie Jan Krugier-Ditesheim & Cie, N°JK 7514 (étiquette), Galerie Ditesheim & Mattei Neuchatel, UDB 211104.
Cast in 1922

Date:  1875-1877
Period:  19th century
Medium: Bronze, richly shaded dark brown
Dimensions: 64.8 x 20 x 20 cm (25¹/₂ x 7⁷/₈ x 7⁷/₈ inches)
Categories: Sculpture