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La Defense, also known as The Call to Arms

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Auguste Rodin, La Defense, also known as The Call to Arms, model made in 1879; cast ca. 1910, bronze, The Evan H. Roberts Memorial Sculpture Collection, public domain, 78.1

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Title

La Defense, also known as The Call to Arms

Artist

Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917)

Date

model made in 1879; cast ca. 1910

Medium

bronze

Dimensions (H x W x D)

44 in x 23 in x 16 in

Inscriptions & Markings

foundry marks: ALEXIS RUDIER / Fondeur PARIS, carved, back; center, lower portion of integral base

signature: A. Rodin, carved, figuers' lower left, viewer's lower right, on upper surface of integral base, next to lower figure's left foot

signature/maker's mark: Right front base = A. Rodin. Rear of base, foundry mark = Alexis Rudie, Foundeur, Paris

Collection Area

Modern and Contemporary Art; European Art

Category

Sculpture

Object Type

sculpture

Culture

French

Credit Line

The Evan H. Roberts Memorial Sculpture Collection

Accession Number

78.1

Copyright

public domain

Terms

bronze

bronzes

figures

Object Stories

sculpture

Location

Belluschi Building

Ayer Wing

1st Floor

Robert C. Warren, Sr. Foyer

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