Cariatide Tombee Portant Sa Pierre, Agrandissement Dun Tiers
Artwork: Cariatide Tombee Portant Sa Pierre, Agrandissement Dun Tiers
Size: 63.4 cm
Medium: French limestone
Creation year: 1894
Marks: Inscribed A. Rodin
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived circa 1881-82 and carved in 1893-94
Provenance: Berthe Dumon, Tournai, Belgium (acquired from the artist between January and July 1894); Mme Baron Armand van Zuylen van Nyevelt (nee Cecile Dumon), Belgium (by descent from the previous in 1946); Robert Desprechins de Gaesebeke (Bernard Manier), St. Denis-Westrem, Belgium (acquired from the previous through a Ghent gallery in 1950); Charles Feingarten (Feingarten Gallery), Los Angeles (acquired from the previous in February-March 1969); Walter R. Beardsley, Elkhart, Indiana (acquired from the previous in 1969); A gift from the previous in 1978
Exhibition history: Washington, D.C., National Gallery of Art, Rodin Rediscovered, 1981-82, no. 153, illustrated in the catalogue (titled Fallen Caryatid)

Sotheby's New York

Date: 2019-11-12
Lot Number: 7
Low Estimate: $4000000 [+60%]
High Estimate: $6000000 [+6%]
Hammer Price: $6400000
Sold For: $7553600