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Hand

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
modeled possibly ca. 1886–89
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cast plaster
Dimensions:
L. 3-1/8 in. (7.9 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:
66.247.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 800
Possibly a study made in connection with one of the versions of Jean d'Aire, a Burgher of Calais (see 1989.407), who grips a key.
Malvina C. Hoffman (until 1966; bequeathed to MMA)
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