Balzac, Smiling Head, known as Head I (Balzac, tête souriante dite Tête I)
ca. 1893; cast 1980
6 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (16.8 x 14.0 x 14.6 cm) (show scale)
Back, lower edge of hair: ".Georges Rudier./.Fondeur. Paris."
Proper left neck at bottom edge: "© by Musée Rodin. 1980."
Proper left jowl: "A. Rodin"
Proper left jowl/neck: "No 10"
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Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917). Balzac, Smiling Head, known as Head I (Balzac, tête souriante dite Tête I), ca. 1893; cast 1980. Bronze, 6 5/8 x 5 1/2 x 5 3/4 in. (16.8 x 14.0 x 14.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the B. Gerald Cantor Collection, 85.119. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 85.119_bw.jpg)
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