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Two Hands - Auguste Rodin

Two Hands - Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

For Rodin hands have both an expressive and a symbolic value: they embody the gesture. Separated from the body, they become studies or mass-produced "offal" and occasionally acquire monumental value. "In Rodin's work", said Rilke, "there are hands - independent, small hands, ...
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€190

Characteristics

Dimensions :
H. 9; L. 6; P. 4 cm
Material :
Resin bronze patina
EAN :
3533231000176
Reference :
RF190021

Editor

Author :
RODIN

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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.