AUGUSTE RODIN (1840-1917)
Éternel Printemps, 2ème état, 4ème réduction dite aussi 'no 2'
signed 'Rodin' (on the right side of the base), stamped with foundry mark 'F. BARBEDIENNE. Fondeur.' (on the left side of the base), and with workshop assistant stamps 'VL' (twice) and ink inscription 'OX [crossed out] HX' (to the interior)
bronze with dark green-brown patina
9 3/4in. (24.6cm) (height)
Conceived in 1884 (and in this reduced size in 1898), this bronze version cast between 1910 and 1915