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PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

Auguste Rodin
L'AMOUR ET PSYCHE
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411

PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTION

Auguste Rodin
L'AMOUR ET PSYCHE
Estimate
200,000300,000
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Details & Cataloguing

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Auguste Rodin
1840 - 1917
L'AMOUR ET PSYCHE
Inscribed A. Rodin, dated © Musee Rodin 1979 and stamped with the Coubertin foundry mark
Bronze
Length: 28 in.
71.1 cm
Conceived circa 1886; this example cast in 1979 by the Coubertin foundry, Paris. 
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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 Galerie Brame & Lorenceau under the direction of Jérôme Le Blay under the archive number 2018-5850B.

Provenance

Musée Rodin, Paris
Iris & B. Gerald Cantor, New York (acquired from the above in April 1979)
Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Art Foundation, New York (acquired from the above in 1983)
Acquired from the above on November 23, 1983

Exhibited

Flint, Michigan, Flint Institute of Arts, Auguste Rodin, 1979, n.n. 
New York, Long Island University, Auguste Rodin 1840-1917, 1980, n.n. 
New York, B.G. Cantor Sculpture Center, 1981-83 (on loan)
Worcestor, College of The Holy Cross, 1983 (on loan)

Literature

Georges Grappe, Catalogue du Musée Rodin, Paris, 1929, p. 142, illustration of the plaster p. 67
Ionel Jianou & Cecile Goldscheider, Rodin, Paris, 1967, mentioned p. 100
John L. Tancock, The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin, Philadelphia, 1976, no. 36-2, illustration of the plaster p. 260

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