Overview the thinker was originally conceived not in heroic isolation, but as part of rodin's monumental gates of hell—a pair of bronze doors intended for a museum. Attribution – you must attribute the work in the manner specified by the author or licensor (but not in any way that suggests that they endorse you or your use of. All told, there are twenty-five 72-inch versions of auguste rodin's the thinker of these, fewer than ten were cast and patinated during his lifetime one of the last rodin-supervised casts. Rodin works: the thinker already in the first year of working on 'the gates of hell', rodin modeled the central figure of this great composition: 'the thinker.
One hundred and 75 years ago today, french sculptor auguste rodin was born we take a look at the story behind his most iconic sculpture of all-time. Auguste rodin, posters and prints - discover the perfect print, canvas or photo for your space with artcom. The thinker: the thinker, one of the most well-known sculptures by french artist auguste rodin, a pensive nude male figure cast or sculpted in many sizes. Overview the thinker was originally conceived not in heroic isolation, but as part of rodin's monumental gates of hell—a pair of bronze doors intended for a museum of decorative arts in.
Two early casts from auguste rodin's masterpiece the gates of hell have sold for a total of more than $16 million (£103m) at a new york city auction the thinker. The thinker, by auguste rodin, 1902 originally entitled the poet, rodin placed this figure at the top of a monumental set of doors that had been commissioned by the. The thinker was initially created as a figure for placement on rodin’s the gates of hell, then cast for collectors at the beginning of the 1890s this earl. Shop for the thinker bookends on etsy cast metal 'the thinker' bookends auguste rodin, rustic tarnished metal, neo classical library office home decor.
Rodin 50,442 likes 2,036 talking about this homage to: auguste rodin(1840-1917)french sculptor. The thinker, 1902 by auguste rodin impressionism sculpture philadelphia museum of art, philadelphia, pa, us.
Rodin's thinker is perhaps his best known monumental work, first conceived circa 1880–1881 as a depiction of poet dante the image evolved until it no longer. Le penseur (the thinker) auguste rodin (french, 1840-1917) acquired by an important american collection signed a rodin with repeat raised interior. Le penseur (the thinker) is auguste rodin's most famous work originally named the poet , it was modelled in 1880-1882, as part of a commission by the musée.
The thinker (french: le penseur) is a bronze sculpture by auguste rodin, usually placed on a stone pedestal the work shows a nude male figure of over life-size.
Two early casts from auguste rodin's masterpiece the gates of hell have sold for a total of more than $16 million (£103m) at a new york city auction the thinker sold last night for $153. The thinker statue that sits in front of grawemeyer hall is the first large-scale bronze cast of the thinker french sculptor auguste rodin personally supervised the. Auguste rodin 1880 - 1917 musée d’orsay such as the thinker and the kiss the gates of hell, which only a few privileged critics had been allowed to see. This is a list of the thinker sculptures made by auguste rodin the thinker, originally a part of rodin's the gates of hell, exists in several versions. Rodin held himself for a creative giant and this idea penetrated the style of the great sculptor thanks to the long-time interest in dante he acquired the feeling of. Come and experience the rodin museum throughout the year there are a variety of activities and ways to engage with the artworks, as you make new discoveries in the.