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Bust of the Zoubaloff Bather (Tête de baigneuse Zoubaloff)

European Art

This bust derives from a plaster sculpture of a female bather that was owned by the art collector Jacques Zoubaloff, whose name is now used to designate it.
  • Place Made: France
  • DATES model date unknown; cast 1972 or later
    DIMENSIONS 3 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 2 1/2 in., 0.5 lb. (9.5 × 9.5 × 6.4 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Back of plinth: ".G. Rudier./.Fond. Paris." Front, proper left, bottom: "© by Musée Rodin 1972"
    SIGNATURE Proper left shoulder: "A. Rodin"
    INSCRIPTIONS Proper left shoulder: " No 11"
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    CREDIT LINE Gift of the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Auguste Rodin (French, 1840–1917). Bust of the Zoubaloff Bather (Tête de baigneuse Zoubaloff), model date unknown; cast 1972 or later. Bronze, 3 3/4 × 3 3/4 × 2 1/2 in., 0.5 lb. (9.5 × 9.5 × 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 84.75.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 84.75.15_bw.jpg)
    EDITION Edition: 11/12
    IMAGE overall, 84.75.15_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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