Auguste Rodin

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Auguste Rodin
1840-1917
Lucifer
Pencil and watercolor, on paper.
9 3/8 x 12 7/16 inches (239 x 315 mm)
Gift of Alexandre P. Rosenberg.
1981.10
Inscription: 

Signed and inscribed by the artist in pencil, at lower right, "A. Rodin / Lucifer / bas Meteore enflamé / tombe"; numbered in pen and black ink, at lower right of old mount, "Inv. No. 134".

Provenance: 
Paul Rosenberg, Paris and New York; his son, Alexandre P. Rosenberg, New York.
Bibliography: 

Ryskamp, Charles, ed. Twentieth Report to the Fellows of the Pierpont Morgan Library, 1981-1983. New York : Pierpont Morgan Library, 1984, p. 296.

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Watermark: none visible through lining.

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