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RODIN, Auguste

Paris 1840 - Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine 1917

Giganti, torse masculin

Giganti, Male Torso [Museum's Title: Torso of a Man]

modeled 1880-1885?, cast c. 1926

plaster

torso

Dimensions (HxWxD): 5 12 x 3 18 x 2 14 in.

Acc. No.: F1929-7-86

Credit Line: Bequest of Jules E. Mastbaum, 1929

Photo credit: Rodin Museum, Philadelphia

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • 1929, bequest of Jules E. Mastbaum

Bibliography

  • 1929 Watkins
    Fridolyn G. Watkins, Rodin Museum of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Rodin Museum, 1929, p. 22 no. 86
  • 1969 Tancock
    John L. Tancock, Rodin Museum: Handbook, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1969, no. 110
  • 1976 Tancock
    John L. Tancock, The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin: The Collection of the Rodin Museum, Philadelphia, David R. Godine, 1976, p. 266-269, 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. 555-557
  • 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, Rodin et le bronze. Catalogue des œuvres conservées au musée Rodin, 2 volumes, Paris, Musée Rodin / Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2007, vol. 2, pp. 398-399, Giganti, torse masculin, 1880-1885 ?, cet exemplaire est cité p.398 : "Philadelphie, Rodin Museum, commandé par Jules Mastbaum, 1926"
  • 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. 2, pp. 398-399, Giganti, male torso, 1880-1885? this copy is mentioned p.398: "Philadelphia, Rodin Museum, commissioned by Jules Mastbaum, 1926"

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