French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Rodin Museum, Philadelphia
artist © : public domain

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

Maker: Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de

Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse
Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse

modeled 1882, cast 1907
biscuit de Sèvres porcelain

bust
14 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 5 1/2
on left-hand side, beneath shoulder: A. Rodin
on front of supporting member: CB
on back of supportin member: Sevres DE

Acc. No. : F1929-7-83
Credit Line : Bequest of Jules E. Mastbaum, 1929

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Rodin Museum/Philadelphia Museum of Art

www.rodinmuseum.org

Provenance

  • Acquired by Jules E. Mastbaum from F. & J. Tempelaere, Paris
  • 1929, bequest of Jules E. Mastbaum

Bibliography

  • 1929 Watkins
    Fridolyn G. Watkins, Rodin Museum of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Rodin Museum, 1929, p. 21, no. 83
  • 1969 Tancock
    John L. Tancock, Rodin Museum: Handbook, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1969, no. 77
  • 1976 Tancock
    John L. Tancock, The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin: The Collection of the Rodin Museum, Philadelphia, David R. Godine, 1976, p. 496-499, p. 497, repr.
  • 2003 Elsen
    Albert E. Elsen, Rosalyn Frankel Jamison, Rodin's Art: The Rodin Collection of the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, New York, Oxford University Press, 2003, p. 287-289
  • 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. 250-251, Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse, 1882, cet exemplaire est cité p. 251: "Biscuit de Sèvres, 1907, par Edouard du Fossé : [...] Philadelphie, Rodin Museum, don Jules Mastbaum (acq. Paris, galerie F. et J. Tempelaere)"
  • 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. 250-251, Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse, 1882, this copy is mentioned p. 251: "Sèvres biscuit, 1907, by Edouard du Fossé: [...] Philadelphia, Rodin Museum, gift of Jules Mastbaum (acq. Paris, Galerie F. et J. Tempelaere)"

Comment

Information given by Tamara Préaud, honorary archivist at the Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, June 19, 2013: edition by Sèvres starting from 1907.