International Modern and Contemporary Art

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LOT 214

Lot 214

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
Lot 214 Details
Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), French


Dark brown patinated bronze; signed “A. Rodin”, inscribed “Copyright by Musée Rodin 1963”, with foundry mark “Georges Rudier/Fondeur. Paris.” in the cast at the bottom edge, stamped with raised lettering “A. Rodin” to the interior. Titled and numbered “Cast number 11” of “12 only” to the accompanying Musée Rodin and Dominion Gallery, Montreal Certificates of Authenticity. Raised on a black marble base.
Bronze/Overall 7.25 x 4.25 x 5.5 in — 18.4 x 10.8 x 14 cm; 10.5 in — 26.7 cm

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $9,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
  • Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
  • Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
  • Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)
  • Auguste Rodin (1840-1917)

Cast by Georges Rudier foundry, Paris, for the Musée Rodin, Paris;
Musée Rodin, Paris with certificate signed and dated 12 Juillet, 1963 by Madame C. Goldscheider, confirming the edition of 12, this being cast number 11/12, Inventory No. D3560;
From whom purchased by Dominion Gallery, Montreal, partial gallery label to the underside, Inventory No. D3560 with a Certificate of Authenticity dated December 5th, 1964;
From whom purchased by the family of the consignor, Montreal;
Private Collection, Montreal and Vancouver


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LOT 214

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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