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Despairing Adolescent

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
modeled 1882, cast 1980
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 17 3/16 in. (43.7 cm.); W. 5 1/2 in. (14.0 cm.); D. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.37.2
Not on view
This figure was extracted from its original context as one of the damned on the lower section of the right panel of the Gates of Hell.
Signature: On the right side of the supporting stone: A. Rodin / N°7

Marking: On the back edge of the base: E. GODARD FONDr; on the left edge of the base: © BY MUSÉE RODIN 1980
The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation (until 1986; to MMA)
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