Description & Technical information

Model conceived circa 1900

Date:  1940-42
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Bronze, Nuanced brown patina
Signature: Monogrammed lower left: M
Foundry mark: Alexis.Rudier Fondeur Paris on the back of the base

Dimensions: 76 cm (29⁷/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, France, acquired from Eugène Rudier in September, 1945
Private collection, Paris, by descent from the above

Literature: Waldemar George, Aristide Maillol et l’âme de la sculpture (Aristide Maillol and the Soul of Sculpture), éditions Ides et Calendes, Neuchâtel, 1965, p. 129 (another cast).
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints, Sculpture