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RODIN, Auguste

Paris 1840 - Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine 1917

Torse féminin dit Torse A, avec tête dite de Femme slave

Female Torso known as Torso A, with head of the Slavic Woman [Museum's Title: Torso called Morhardt Torso, small model (previously called Torso of Slavonic Woman)]

modeled before 1900

plaster

torso

Dimensions (HxWxD): 7 78 x 2 34 x 3 916 in.

inscribed in pencil: A. Rodin

Acc. No.: 1956.01.001

Credit Line: Purchase

Photo credit: ph. Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, 28 avril 2017

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • Gift by Rodin to medallion sculptor Theodore Spicer-Simson (1871-1959)
  • 1956, Purchase

Bibliography

  • 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.684-689, Torse féminin dit Torse A, avec tête dite de Femme slave, avant 1900, with head of the Slavic Woman, cet exemplaire est cité p.684 : "Goldendale, Maryhill Museum of Art, acq. 1956 (don de Rodin à Théodore Spicer-Simpson)"
  • 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.684-689, Female Torso known as Torso A, with head of the Slavic Woman, before 1900, this copy is mentioned p.684: "Goldendale (Wash.), Maryhill Museum of Art, acq. 1956 (gift of Rodin to Théodore Spicer-Simpson)"

Exhibitions

  • 1975-1976 Malibu/Pullman
    Rodin: The Maryhill Collection. Bronzes, Plasters, and Watercolors, Malibu, CA, The J. Paul Getty Museum, December 15, 1975-January 15, 1976; Pullman, WA, Museum of Art / Washington State University, February 4-29, 1976, no. 32