Tag: Rodin

La Danaïde (1880s)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) La Danaïde (Danaid) 1880s, carved 1903–1904 Marble, 23 x 40 x 26 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton The Danaids of Greek mythology were the fifty daughters of Danaus; married to a group of brothers, they murdered their…

Tête de Victor Hugo (c.1883)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) Tête de Victor Hugo (Head of Victor Hugo) c.1883 Bronze, 32 x 20 cm National Museum Wales, Cardiff See also: • Hugo, Victor (1802-1885)

Portrait de Balzac (1893)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) Portrait de Balzac (Portrait of Balzac) modeled 1893 (cast 1926–1933) Bronze, 127.6 × 73.7 × 59.7 cm Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago See also: • Balzac, Honoré de (1799-1850)

Buste de jeune fille (1868)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) Buste de jeune fille (Bust of a Young Girl) 1868 Terracotta with plaster, 31.1 x 16.5 x 17.5 cm National Gallery of Art, Washington

Jardinière des Titans (c.1877)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) Jardinière des Titans (The “Titans” Jardinière) c.1877 Earthenware, 22 x 36 cm Petit Palais, Paris See also: • Michelangelo (1475-1564)

L’Âge d’airain (1875-1876)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) L’Âge d’airain (The Age of Bronze) 1875–1876 Bronze, 180 x 66 x 60 cm Kunsthalle Bremen, Bremen Compare: Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) L’Âge d’airain c.1876 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York    

L’homme qui marche (1905)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) L’homme qui marche (The Walking Man) 1905, cast after 1953 Bronze, 223.52 × 74.93 × 160.02 cm Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee

Douleur (1882)

Rodin, Auguste (1840-1917) Douleur (Grief) 1882 Bronze, black patina, 22.9 x 22.2 x 27 cm Worcester Art Museum, Worcester

Rainer Maria Rilke

(1875–1926) René Karl Wilhelm Johann Josef Maria Rilke Works: • Auguste Rodin (English) • Auguste Rodin (German) • Das Buch der Bilder (German) • Das Marien-Leben (German) • Das Stunden-Buch (German) • Der Neuen Gedichte: Anderer Teil (German) • Die…