A Man and Woman by Auguste Rodin

This drawing depicts nude figures of a man and woman standing side by side with the woman pointing her finger and is Quattrocento in style.

Details

Medium:
Pen & ink wash
Dimensions:
17.3 x 9.7 cm
Acquired in:
1905
Presented by:
Claude Phillips through The Art Fund

Claude Phillips, who gave the drawing to the British Museum, was one of Rodin's earliest English supporters, and a co-founder of the Art Fund in 1903. This is one of two drawings presented to the museum by the donor.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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