Auguste Rodin Sculptor François-Auguste-René Rodin, known as Auguste Rodin, was a French sculptor. Although Rodin is generally considered the progenitor of modern sculpture, he did not set out to rebel against the past.
Auguste Rodin - The Thinker (Le Penseur) at National Art Gallery Washington DC. It is an odd and uncomfortable pose that Rodin chose for his thinker.body twisted so his right elbow rests on his left thigh.
François-Auguste-René Rodin November 1840 – 17 November this is one of the most influential artist that impacted my understanding of the figure in art when I was introduced to his brilliance in art school.
François-Auguste-René Rodin November 1840 – 17 November known as Auguste Rodin ( /oʊˈɡuːst roʊˈdæn/ oh-goost roh-dan; French: [oɡyst ʁɔdɛ̃]), was a French sculptor. Rodin is generally considered the progenitor of modern sculpture