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Love and Psyche

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
first modeled probably ca. 1884, date of this marble unknown
Culture:
French
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
23 1/2 × 21 1/2 in. (59.7 × 54.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard Anthony Strong and Alexander Milliken Stewart, 1938
Accession Number:
38.132
Not on view
The models for this piece are said to be dancers from the Paris Opéra, recommended to Rodin by Degas.
Signature: Rodin
Victor Salvatore (before 1938; to Dale) ; Chester Dale ; Richard Antony Strong ; and Alexander Milliken Stewart (until 1938; to MMA)
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