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Fugit Amor

Auguste Rodin-Fugit Amor-1899

Sell Through Rate: 100%

Artwork:
Fugit Amor
Size:
height: 36.8; length: 45 cm
Medium :
Bronze with brown patina
Creation Year:
1899
Marks
Signed 'A.Rodin' (on the front of the base) and inscribed with the foundry mark 'L. Perzinka Fondeur Versailles' (on the back of the base)
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
Conceived before 1887; this bronze cast by the Perzinka foundry in 1899
Provenance :
Marie Souvestre, London, a gift from the artist in July 1899; Dorothy Bussy (nee Strachey), Roquebrune, by descent from the previous in 1905, and thence by descent to the present owner circa 1960.
Exhibition History :
London, Arts Council Exhibition, Rodin, 1970, no. 22; London, Royal Academy of Arts, Rodin, September 2006 - January 2007, no. 113, p. 233 (illustrated); this exhibition later travelled to Zurich, Kunsthaus, February - May 2007.

Christie’s London

Date:
2019-02-28
Lot Number :
432
Low Estimate :
$157,256[+92%]*
High Estimate :
$235,884[+28%]*
Hammer Price :
$301,407
Sold For :
$376,431*