Eve after the Fall

Marble | 76.2 x 27.4cm | Modeled 1883, carved about 1886

Auguste Rodin

Auguste Rodin’s sculpture Eve owes its genesis to The Gates of Hell, the artist’s major commission from the French government in 1880. The associations posed by the sculptural portals of that project led Rodin back to the art of Lorenzo Ghiberti and ...
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