Rodin in his time

Rodin in his time

The master sculptor Auguste Rodin became one of the tutelary figures of modernity at the approach of the twentieth century. The new forms of artistic expression that emerged in the late nineteenth century broke with the academic tradition of Romanticism.
Rodin was part of this creative ferment, but he ...
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Characteristics

Length :
52 min
Multimedia setting :
NTSC
Sourds et Malentendants :
Yes
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
EAN :
3453270085784
Reference :
AV600149

Editor

Diffuseur :
1
Author :
Claire Duguet
Director :
Claire Duguet

The artist

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

Auguste Rodin is considered to be the father of modern sculpture. Between scandals and shocks, he revolutionized artistic creation before Braque, Picasso or Matisse, and made it forever fall into modernity. He will reach an extraordinary posterity with generations of artists, from Carpeaux to Richier, Bourdelle, Claudel, Brancusi or Picasso.