Etienne Clementel

(1916/cast by 1953)

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

Bronze, 21 3/8 X 15 1/2 X 11 IN. (54.3 X 39.4 X 28.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Accession Number: 72.249

Galerie Jacques Dubourg, Paris, to 9 June 1967
Albert Loeb & Krugier Gallery, New York
James Goodman Gallery, Buffalo and New York, to 9 September 1967
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 9 September 1967-6 March 1972
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1972

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975.

Published References:
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974), p. 741, ill. 310.
LYNES RUSSELL. "Modern Art Arrives on the Mall in a New Museum and Sculpture Garden," Smithsonian 5 (December 1974), p. 41.
TANCOCK, JOHN. The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin (Philadelphia: Museum of Art, 1976), pp. 571-572, 574, fig. 104-1.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection

We missed you

Share your best Hirshhorn memories with #Hirshhorn. Let’s reunite and make more. Our Museum building is open, Wed-Sun, with a few twists — see what’s new!