French Sculpture Census

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RODIN, Auguste
Paris 1840 - Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine 1917

Maker: Rudier, Georges

Andromède
Andromeda

modeled 1887, cast 1979
bronze 10/12

statuette
10 3/8 x 12 5/8 x 7 5/8
signature on base, side with face: A. Rodin
interior of rocky base, applied as raised stamp: A. Rodin
lower edge of rocky base, side without face: .Georges Rudier. / .Fondeur. Paris.
base, side with face: N°10
lower edge of side with buttocks: © by Musée Rodin 1979

Acc. No. : 84.77.1
Credit Line : Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor

New York, New York, Brooklyn Museum

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Provenance

  • 1984, Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (June 22, 2016)
  • 2007 Le Normand-Romain (français)
    Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, avec la collaboration d'Hélène Marraud et Diane Tytgat, introductions par Dr. Ruth Butler et Mr. Régis Cusinberche, Les Bronzes de Rodin. Catalogue des œuvres au Musée Rodin, 2 volumes, Paris, Musée Rodin / Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2007, vol. 1, pp.132-133, Andromède, 1887, cet exemplaire est cité p. 132 : "fonte [...] Georges Rudier : n°10, © 1979, Brooklyn Museum of Art, don Cantor Foundation 1984"
  • 2007 Le Normand-Romain (English)
    Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, with the collaboration of Hélène Marraud and Diane Tytgat, introductions by Dr. Ruth Butler and Mr. Régis Cusinberche, The Bronzes of Rodin. Catalogue of works in the Musée Rodin, 2 volumes, English version, Paris, Musée Rodin / Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2007, vol. 1, pp.132-133, Andromeda, 1887, this copy is mentioned p. 132: "cast [...] Georges Rudier: no.10, © 1979, Brooklyn Museum of Art, gift of Cantor Foundation, 1984"

Exhibition

  • 2012 New York
    Rachel Kneebone: Regarding Rodin, New York, Brooklyn Museum, January 27, 2012-August 12, 2012