Head of Sorrow (small version)

(1882)

Auguste Rodin, French, b. Paris, 1840–1917

Bronze, 3 1/8 X 2 5/8 X 3 IN. (8.0 X 6.5 X 7.6 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4333

Provenance:
Musee Rodin, Paris, 1954
Curt Valentin Gallery, New York, to 10 May 1954
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 10 May 1954-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Published References:
SPEAR, ATHENA TACHA. "A Note on Rodin's 'Prodigal Son' and on the Relationship of Rodin's Marbles and Bronzes," Allen Memorial Art Museum Bulletin 27 (Fall 1969), p. 35.
TANCOCK, JOHN. The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin (Philadelphia: Museum of Art, 1976), no. 9, see other casts, p. 162.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection