Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Portrait of Auguste Rodin

Artist:
Victor Peter (French, Paris 1840–1918 Paris)
Date:
ca. 1900
Culture:
French
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
11 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. (29.8 x 24.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Purchase, Rogers Fund, and Gift of Irwin Untermyer, by exchange, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.19
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 556
A plaster portrait medal of Rodin (1992.116) was the working model for this relief.
Signature: Signed at lower right: Vict. PETER

Inscription: At top: AUGUSTE RODIN STATUAIRE
[ Bruton Gallery , New York, until 1982; sold to MMA ]
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