God Protecting His Creatures

French (Paris)
1909
Auguste (René) Rodin (French, 1840–1917)


Object Place: Paris, France

Dimensions

19.05 x 26.03 x 10.79 cm (7 1/2 x 10 1/4 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.946

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze, three figures from irregular base, signed: A Rodin. On marble plinth. Alexis Rudier, fondeur, Paris, on back of base. Study for the Victor Hugo Monument.

Inscription

Signed A Rodin; Alexis Rudier, foundeur, Paris, on back of base

Provenance

By 1953, Curt Valentin Gallery, New York; 1953, acquired from Valentin by the MFA by exchange. (Accession date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren and Edward Perry Warren, by exchange