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Children Embracing (Enfants s’embrassant)

A work made of brown patinated bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of brown patinated bronze.

Date:

Modeled about 1881, cast before 1916

Artist:

Auguste Rodin
French, 1840-1917

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Auguste Rodin

Title

Children Embracing (Enfants s’embrassant)

Place

France (Object made in)

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1885–1895

Medium

Brown patinated bronze

Dimensions

H.: 35.6 cm (14 in.); Base: 12.7 × 17.2 cm (5 × 6 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Arts Club of Chicago

Reference Number

1923.261

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