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Pierre de Wiessant, Type B Head (Pierre de Wissant, tête Type B)

European Art

On View: Robert E. Blum Gallery, 1st floor
MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made: France
  • DATES 1885 or 1886; cast before 1952
    DIMENSIONS 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 × 9 in., 11 lb. (28.6 × 21.6 × 22.9 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Back of neck: ".Alexis Rudier./.Fondeur. Paris."
    SIGNATURE Neck, proper left: "A. Rodin"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Robert E. Blum Gallery, 1st floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 84.77.9
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917). Pierre de Wiessant, Type B Head (Pierre de Wissant, tête Type B), 1885 or 1886; cast before 1952. Bronze, 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 × 9 in., 11 lb. (28.6 × 21.6 × 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, 84.77.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.77.9_bw.jpg)
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    Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917). <em>Pierre de Wiessant, Type B Head (Pierre de Wissant, tête Type B)</em>, 1885 or 1886; cast before 1952. Bronze, 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 × 9 in., 11 lb. (28.6 × 21.6 × 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, 84.77.9. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.77.9_bw.jpg)