Rodin et la danse

Rodin et la danse

Published on the occasion of the exhibition Rodin and Dance from April 7 to July 22, 2018 at the musée Rodin.

From the 1890s, new experiences elevated dance to the status of art in its own right, far from the codified and mundane entertainment that it could be until then. Sensitive to these innovations, ...
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Dimensions :
22,1 × 28,5 × 2 cm
Artist :
Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
Art movement :
19th century
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Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
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Size of the book :
Paperback with flap
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Publication :
Avril 2018

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.