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European Painting

Thought

Made in France, Europe

Modeled 1895; carved 1900-1901

Auguste Rodin, French, 1840 - 1917. Carved by Camille Raynaud, French, 1868 - after 1931.

Marble
29 1/8 × 17 1/16 × 18 1/8 inches (74 × 43.4 × 46.1 cm)

* Gallery 152, European Art 1850-1900, first floor (Toll Gallery)

Cat. 1148

John G. Johnson Collection, 1917

Label

Rodin used the sculptor Camille Claudel, his student and lover, as the model for this personification of thought.



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