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107

Auguste Rodin

Éternel printemps, second état, 3e réduction dite aussi "réduction no. 2"

VAT reduced rate

Estimate:

200,000 to - 300,000 EUR

Property from a Private European Collection | Provenant d'une Collection Particulière Européenne

Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin

Éternel printemps, second état, 3e réduction dite aussi "réduction no. 2"

Éternel printemps, second état, 3e réduction dite aussi "réduction no. 2"

Estimate:

200,000 to - 300,000 EUR

Lot sold:

252,000

EUR

Property from a Private European Collection

Auguste Rodin

1840 - 1917

Éternel printemps, second état, 3e réduction dite aussi "réduction no. 2"


signed Rodin (on the right side of the rock) and with the foundry mark F. BARBEDIENNE. FONDEUR. (on the left side of the rock)

bronze

height : 39,6 cm; 15⅝ in.

Conceived in 1884; this version executed in this size in 1898; this bronze cast between 1910 and 1918.


This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Critique de l'œuvre sculpté d'Auguste Rodin currently being prepared by the Comité Rodin in collaboration with Galerie Brame & Lorenceau under the direction of Jérôme Le Blay under the archive number 2017-5631B.

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Provenant d'une Collection Particulière Européenne

Auguste Rodin

1840 - 1917

Éternel printemps, second état, 3e réduction dite aussi "réduction no. 2"


signé Rodin (à droite du rocher) et porte la marque du fondeur F. BARBEDIENNE. FONDEUR. (à gauche du rocher)

bronze

hauteur: 39,6 cm; 15⅝ in


Conçu en 1884; cette réduction réalisée en 1898; cette épreuve fondue entre 1910 et 1918.

Cette œuvre sera incluse au Catalogue Critique de l'Œuvre Sculpté d'Auguste Rodin actuellement en préparation à la galerie Brame & Lorenceau sous la direction de Jérôme Le Blay, sous le numéro 2017-5631B.

Brown-green patina. There is some dust in the crevices, and some minor wear to the most protruding elements. There are a few faint stains to the patina and a few white accretions most predominately to the base, and a few superficial surface scratches. This work is in overall very good condition. 


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The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Paul Kantor Gallery, Beverly Hills
sale: Sotheby's, New York, October 29,1970, lot 1
Private collection (sold: Christie's, Paris, October 18, 2019, lot 182
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Georges Grappe, Le Musée Rodin, Monaco, 1947, p. 141, no. 56, another cast illustrated
Ionel Jianou & Cécile Goldscheider, Rodin, Paris, 1967, p. 98, another cast illustrated pl. 56-57).
John L. Tancock, The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin, The Collection of the Rodin Museum, Philadelphia, 1976, p. 241-247, no. 32b, another cast illustrated p. 243
Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, Rodin et le bronze, Catalogue des œuvres conservées au Musée Rodin, Paris, 2007, vol. I, p. 332-337, no. S. 583, another cast illustrated p. 334