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Hand with base

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
modeled possibly ca. 1885
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cast plaster
Dimensions:
Height: 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Presented by Rodin to his pupil Malvina Hoffman and given by her to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Bequest of Malvina C. Hoffman, 1966
Accession Number:
66.247.2
Not on view
Possibly a study for one of the Burghers of Calais, not used in final group.
Malvina C. Hoffman (until 1966; bequeathed to MMA)
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