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Auguste RODIN (after) - Purgatory - Engraving

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) (after)

Engraving (heliogravure enhanced in point) and enhanced with watercolour
On Vellum of 42.5 x 31 cm
Engraving published in 1897 by Goupil Workshops

Limited edition of 125 copies, supplied with certificate of authenticity from the gallery and photocopy of the proof of the edition from the publisher.

Very good condition, slight traces of foxing in the margins and small flaws on the edge of the margins

This engraving is part of "Album Fenaille" or "Album Goupil", a work devoted to the drawings of Auguste Rodin, published in 1897. It contains a majority of drawings related to Dante's Inferno,
generally grouped together under the title "Black Drawings".

A copy of this precious album is in the archives of the Rodin Museum.

Dimensions :
- Height : 42.5 cm
- Width : 31 cm
This item is sold by a professional art dealer who guaranties its authenticity. This item is used (second-hand)

Auguste Rodin : Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), is one of the greatest french sculptors of the second half of the 19th century, considered as one of the fathers of moderne sculpture. He is credited with revolutionizing sculpture by a previously unknown freedom of form. His most famous works are "The thinker", the Monument to the writer Balzac, The "Bourgeois de Calais" (Burghers of Calais). A museum is dedicated to him in Paris. His works are exhibited in the world's greatest museum. He also was an amazing draughtsman and engraver.

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