Lun Des Bourgeois De Calais: Tete De Jean Daire, moyen modele
Artwork: Lun Des Bourgeois De Calais: Tete De Jean Daire, moyen modele
Size: 14.4 cm
Medium: Bronze with brown patina with green accents
Creation year: 1887
Marks: Signed 'A. Rodin', inscribed and dated '© by musee Rodin 1966.' (on the right side of the neck), inscribed with the foundry mark '.Georges. Rudier. Fondeur. Paris.' (to the left side of the neck) and stamped with the raised signature 'A. Rodin' (on the inside)
Category: Sculptures And Ceramics
Artwork details : Conceived between 1886 - 1887, this bronze version cast in February 1966 by the Georges Rudier Foundry
Provenance: Musee Rodin, Paris; Dominion Gallery, Montreal (acquired from the previous in May 1966); David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney (acquired from the previous); Sir Warwick & Lady Fairfax Collection, Sydney (acquired from the previous by 1969); Thence by descent to the present owners
Exhibition history: Montreal, Dominion Gallery, Cinquantenaire de la mort de Rodin, May - June 1967, no. 8

Bonhams London

Date: 2019-10-10
Lot Number: 30