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Inscription

lower right in graphite: hommage a Madame / K. Simpson / A. Rodin / 11 octobre 1905

Provenance

Mrs. John W. Simpson.

Exhibition History
1946
Rodin: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1946, no. 19.
1965
Wax Sculptures by Degas, Sculptures and Drawings by Rodin, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965-1966.
1978
NGA Master Drawings 1978, p. 111.
2001
A Century of Drawing, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002, no. 6.
Bibliography
1946
Rodin: Sculpture, Drawings, Prints. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1946: no. 19, repro. cover.
1971
Varnedoe, Kirk. "Rodin as a Draftsman." In The Drawings of Rodin. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1981: fig. 77.
1981
Varnedoe, Kirk. "Rodin's Drawings." In Rodin Rediscovered. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1981: no. 7.69, repro. 186.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 685, no. 1104, color repro.
1988
Finch, Christopher. Twentieth-Century Watercolors. New York, 1988: 37, fig. 35.
1992
Parsons, Thomas and Iain Gale. Post-Impressionism: The Rise of Modern Art, London, 1992: no. 162.
1995
Fiero, Gloria, K. The Humanistic Tradition: Romanticism, Realism, and the Modernist Turn. 2nd edition, vol. 4. Madison, 1995: fig. 31.18
1995
Martinez, Benjamin and Jacqueline Block. Visual Forces: An Introduction to Design. 2nd edition, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1995: fig. D (section on unity and variety).
1996
Kissick, John. Art: Context and Criticism. Brown and Benchmark Publishers, 1996 (1993): p. 346, fig. 7.31.
2001
Brodie, Judith, and Andrew Robison, eds. A Century of Drawing. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002: no. 6.