Gustav Mahler

(1909, cast by 1953)

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

Bronze, 13 1/2 x 9 1/2 x 9 1/4 in. (34.3 x 24.1 x 23.5 cm) BASE: 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (14.6 x 14.6 x 14.6 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.4011

Provenance:
Mrs. Caryl Meuhlstein, New York, to 5 April 1967 (Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, sale #2539, lot 9, p. 8, ill.)
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 5 April 1967-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, SHIGA, Otsu, Japan. "The Human Figure Interpreted: Modern Sculpture from the Hirshhorn Museum," 1 July-6 August 1995, no. 18, ill. p. 65. TOUR: ODAKYU MUSEUM, Tokyo, 9 August-27 August; IWAKI CITY ART MUSEUM, Iwaki, 23 September-5 November; TAKAMATSU CITY MUSEUM OF ART, 10 November-10 December.

Published References:
TANCOCK, JOHN. The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin (Philadelphia: Museum of Art, 1976), fig. 99, pp. 553, see other casts, p. 555.
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection