(n/a) Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917)
signed 'Aug Rodin' (lower right)
pencil and watercolor on paper laid on board
9 7/8 x 12 3/4in(25 x 32.5cm)
- The title and date should read: Petite figure accroupie, c. 1896 1899.
Inscribed on the backboard in ink A.RODIN / Dessin / Cadre No. 188 and inscribed in pencil Mirbeau (upper left) and Marquardt (upper right); and numbered in ink 101 (upper right).
Moirinat label also attached to the backboard.
Paris, France, Pavillon de l'Alma, 1900, No. 101 (this number in ink on the backboard); No. 188 is reference to Eugène Druets photographic record for this work.
This work will be No. 80503 in the forthcoming Catalogue raisonné des dessins et peintures d'Auguste Rodin (1840-1917) by Christina Buley-Uribe and is accompanied by a certificate of authentication.