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Jean d'Aire, Colossal Head (Jean d'Aire, tête colossale)

European Art

  • Place Made: Paris, France
  • DATES ca. 1885, enlarged 1908-1909; cast after 1971
    DIMENSIONS 25 1/2 x 21 3/4 x 20 1/2 in. (64.8 x 55.2 x 52.1 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Base of neck below left ear: "A. Rodin"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    EDITION 7/12
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917). Jean d'Aire, Colossal Head (Jean d'Aire, tête colossale), ca. 1885, enlarged 1908-1909; cast after 1971. Bronze, 25 1/2 x 21 3/4 x 20 1/2 in. (64.8 x 55.2 x 52.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor, 1992.182. Creative Commons-BY
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