Young Mother in a Grotto

Young Mother in a Grotto (Jeune Mère à la Grotto)
Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917)
Marble, 1885
Kasser Mochary Collection, "The Figure Examined", at Tucson Museum of Art

Photos by Joan Ann Lansberry, ©2015

Musee-Rodin has a plaster version of this that was "was shown at the Salon the same year under the title Woman and Love. Several bronze and marble versions of it were made during Rodinís lifetime."