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The Falling Man

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Founder:
Cast by Godard Foundry (French)
Date:
modeled 1882, cast 1982
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall: 23 × 16 3/4 × 12 3/4 in. (58.4 × 42.5 × 32.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.155.2
Not on view
Another of the anguished figures of the damned from the Gates of Hell, this one clings to the underside of the lintel above the left panel of the panel in its original context.
Signature: Signed and numbered on the base: A. Rodin N°I / I

Marking: On the base: E. GODARD/Fondr (founder's mark)

On the base: © by MUSÉE Rodin 1982
The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation (until 1986; to MMA)
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