Signed 'Rodin' (on the top of the base); with the raised signature 'A.Rodin' (on the inside); inscribed with the foundry mark '.Alexis RUDIER.Fondeur.PARIS.' (on the back of the base)
Artwork Details :
Conceived in 1875-1876; this medium reduction in 1903-1904; this work cast between 1935 and 1945
Musee Rodin, Paris; Eugene Rudier, Le Vesinet, by whom acquired from the previous; Dr Brendt, Germany; Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 30 June 1976, lot 568; Acquired at the previous sale by the family of the present owners.