1840 - 1917年
MAIN GAUCHE NO. 31, PETIT MODÈLE
signed A. Rodin and inscribed with the foundry mark G. Rudier Fondeur Paris
height: 10,9 cm; 4 1/4 in.
Conceived in plaster before 1901, cast in bronze by Georges Rudier Foundry between 1953 and 1962, this example cast in bronze in 1962.
This work will be included in the forthcoming Catalogue Critique de l'œuvre sculpté d'Auguste Rodin being currently prepared by Galerie Brame & Lorenceau under the direction of Jérôme Le Blay under the archive number 2009-2413B.
Musée Rodin, Paris
Georges Optat, Paris (acquired from the above in June 1963)
Private collection, France (by descent)
Sale: Hôtel des ventes, Orléans, February 15, 2009, lot 85
Sale: Sotheby's, Paris, Mai 29, 2009, lot 1
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner