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Triton and Nereid

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
probably modeled ca. 1886–93
Culture:
French
Medium:
Terracotta
Dimensions:
Height: 16 in. (40.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.11.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 800
An original sketch for a large group, later commissioned by the Metropolitan Museum in marble, but never completed.
Signature: Signed: A. Rodin
Auguste Rodin (until 1910; sold to MMA)
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