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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, LAKE FOREST, IL

Auguste Rodin
BALZAC, ETUDE DE NU AVEC LA TÊTE DE JEAN D'AIRE, TYPE B
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT
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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, LAKE FOREST, IL

Auguste Rodin
BALZAC, ETUDE DE NU AVEC LA TÊTE DE JEAN D'AIRE, TYPE B
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Auguste Rodin
1840 - 1917
BALZAC, ETUDE DE NU AVEC LA TÊTE DE JEAN D'AIRE, TYPE B
Inscribed A. Rodin, No. 3, inscribed © by Musée Rodin 1960 and stamped with the foundry mark Georges Rudier Fondeur, Paris
Bronze with brown patina and hints of green
Height: 11 in. 27.9 cm
Conceived circa 1895-1896, this bronze version cast in 1960. According to Jérôme Le Blay, in all there are 13 casts of Balzac, Etude de nu avec la tête de Jean d'Aire, Type B.
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This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Critique de l'Oeuvre Sculpté d'Auguste Rodin being currently prepared by the Comité Rodin under the direction of Jérôme Le Blay under the archive number 2010-3208B.

Provenance

Musée Rodin, Paris
Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris (acquired from the above in February 1962)
Charles Slatkin Gallery, New York (acquired from the above in July 1965)
Jerrold Morris Gallery, Toronto
Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1965

Exhibited

Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard, Rodin, 1963

Literature

Antoinette Le Norman-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin: Catalogue of Works in the Musée Rodin I, Paris, 2007, illustration of another cast p. 175

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