Rodin - The Thinker - I've loved Rodin for such a long time... I even made a rustic snow sculpture on my front lawn of The Thinker when I was in my teens.

Rodin - The Thinker - I've loved Rodin for such a long time. I even made a rustic snow sculpture on my front lawn of The Thinker when I was in my teens.

nezartdesign: A sculpture at the Musée Rodin, Paris, France. I love the way Rodin sculpted hands.

outofthesprawl: A sculpture at the Musée Rodin, Paris, France. I love the way Rodin sculpted hands.

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), Le Baiser, épreuve en bronze à patine brun sombre nuancée, deuxième réduction, signée Rodin et cachet «F. Barbedienne fondeur», 59,4 x 37 x 41 cm.  Estimation : 200 000/250 000 € Dimanche 5 mars, Tarbes.  Henri Adam OVV. Mme Cotinaud.

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), Le Baiser, épreuve en bronze à patine brun sombre nuancée, deuxième réduction, signée Rodin et cachet «F. Barbedienne fondeur», 59,4 x 37 x 41 cm. Estimation : 200 000/250 000 € Dimanche 5 mars, Tarbes. Henri Adam OVV. Mme Cotinaud.

Rodin was fascinated by the expressiveness and symbolism of hands. In his famous sculpture The Cathedral for example, the hands mirror majestic gothic architecture. These two graceful hands are a stud

Study for The Secret Clasping Hands by Auguste Rodin 6H

Study for The Secret Clasping Hands by Auguste Rodin His protege and very talented student, Camille Claudel often did the hands of the Rodin figures. These hands appear to be so sensitive and feminine.

Camille Claudel (8 December 1864 – 19 October 1943) was a French sculptor and graphic artist. She was the elder sister of the poet and diplomat Paul Claudel.

Camille Claudel December 1864 – 19 October was a French sculptor and graphic artist. The elder sister of the poet and diplomat Paul Claudel

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