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The Weeping Burgher (Andrieu d'Andres)

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
cast ca. 1908–9
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, green patina
Dimensions:
Height: 17 in. (43.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Miss G. Louise Robinson, 1940
Accession Number:
40.12.6
Not on view
This is a reduced version of one of the figures of the monumental group The Burghers of Calais (see 1989.407), modeled between 1884 and 1885 and unveiled at Calais in 1895.
Signature: Signed on outside of base and underneath base) A. Rodin
Miss G. Louise Robinson (until 1940; to MMA)
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