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<image not available>   Artist unknown
Spain
Christ and Apostles
Wood, gesso, and gilt
1962.227.1-11
Subject type: Religious
Provenance: Mr. and Mrs. Ralph C. Lee, San Francisco; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1962
Other information: previously attributed to School of Gabriel Joly, a Frenchman of Picardy
  Joseph-Charles Marin
France (1759–1834)
Bacchante c. 1786
Bronze
H. 24.1 cm. (43.2 cm. with base)
1962.234
Subject type: Mythology
Provenance: Mrs. Edgar Bissantz, Carmel, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1962
  Artist unknown
Germany or France
Female Figure 18th century
Wood
85.7 cm
1964.7
Subject type:
  Hans Haffenrichter
Germany (1897–1981)
Eurydice 20th century
Bronze
24.3 x 21.7 cm.
1964.113
Subject type: Mythology
Signature/Inscriptions: “Haffenrichter” on back of base at right
Provenance: Exported from Berlin by Dr. and Mrs. Paul R. Hanna, Stanford, California, 1947; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1965
 

Georg Kolbe
Germany (1877–1947)
Adagio 1923
Bronze
81.3 x 21.6 x 17.8 cm
1965.126
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: “GK” verso, lower right hem of gown
Provenance: Exported from Berlin by Dr. and Mrs. Paul R. Hanna, Stanford, California, 1947; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1965

 

Gaston Lachaise
France (1886–1935)
Torso of Elevation 1912–1927
Bronze, 7/7
111.8 cm
1968.81
Subject type: Nude
Provenance: Felix Landau Galleries, Los Angeles; purchased by Cantor Arts Center, 1968

Exhibition history: Stanford University, Cummings Art Building, Main Lobby, Sept. 16, 1996–Sept. 24, 2007; Body Language: The Human Form in Art, T.W. Stanford Art Gallery, July 16, 1996–April 27, 1997; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 214 Europe & USA Early Modern, Feb. 26, 2008– ; Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation, 1876–1936, Cantor Arts Center, Oct. 4, 2011–Jan. 1, 2012; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 218 Europe & USA Early Modern Rotunda, Oct. 23, 2013–present
Bibliography: B. Barryte & R. Tarbell, eds., Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation, 1876–1936, Cantor Arts Center, exhibition catalogue (Silvana Editoriale, Milan, 2011), fig. 107, p. 147, repr.; Google Art Project website, 4/3/2013–present

 

George Minne
Belgium (1866–1941)
Adolescent I 1902
Bronze
41.9 x 33 x 15.2 cm
1968.82
Subject type: Nude, allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: "G. MInne" behind left foot
Labels/Marks: "J. Peterman, Sigilles, Bruxelles" on side of base
Provenance: Shepherd Gallery, New York City; purchased by Cantor Arts Center, 1968
Exhibition history: Europa 1900, Ostende Musée des Beaux Arts, 1967; From Classical Greece to Early 20th Century: Selections from the Stanford University Museum of Art and the de Saisset Museum, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA, April 6, 1993–Dec. 31, 1996; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., Jan. 21, 1999–July 6, 2000; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., Feb. 26, 2008–present
Bibliography: Europa 1900, Ostende Musée des Beaux Arts, 1967, cat. no. 204, illus. no. 42

  Franz von Stuck
Germany (1863–1928)
Centaur 1902
Bronze
63.5 x 33.9 x 17.1 cm
1969.123
Subject type: Mythology
Signature/Inscriptions: "Franz von Stuck"; "Guss C. Leyrer/Munchen" stamped on the right side of figure's integral base
Provenance: Gallerie Osten-Kaschey, Ltd., NY; purchased by Cantor Arts Center, 1969
Exhibition history: Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 208 Geballe Family Balcony, Aug. 22, 2002–
  Artist unknown
France
Seated Female 19th century
Terracotta
23 x 22 x 8.5 cm
1969.145
Subject type: Nude, allegory
Provenance: Mortimer C. Leventritt, San Francisco; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1969
Exhibition history: Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., Nov. 8, 2006–
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Bust of Victor Hugo 1883
Bronze
57.2 x 26.7 x 27.9 cm
1971.5
Subject type: Portrait
Signature/Inscriptions: "Rodin" under right shoulder; "J. Petermann, Fondeur/Bruxelles" on right side of base below signature
Provenance: Probably Lucien Solvay; sale, Galerie Georges Giroux, Brussels, Nov. 14, 1951, no. 777; Cyril Magnin; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1971
Exhibition history: Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 128 Rodin, Sept. 30, 1998– August 7, 2008; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 127 Rodin, Feb. 4, 2009– present
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 2, p. 433
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Head of Hanako, Type A 1908–1909
Bronze
25.4 x 12.7 x 14 cm
1972.178
Subject type: Portrait
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" cachet on interior; "A. Rodin" on left side of neck; "Alexis Rudier/Fondeur. PARIS" on back of neck
Provenance: Leopold Stokowski; private collection, Atherton, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1972
Exhibition history: Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 127 Rodin, Feb. 4, 2009– present
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 2, p. 403
  Antoine-Louis Barye
France (1796–1875)
The Lion and Serpent No. 2 1857–1858
Bronze
H. 26.0 cm. ; W. of base 34.7 cm.; Dia. of base 18.2 cm.
1973.62
Subject type: Animal
Signature/Inscriptions: "Barye" near right haunch
Provenance: Bernard Black–Hugues W. Nadeau collection; their sale, Parke Bernet Galleries, New York City, December 3, 1971, lot 17; Mrs. J. R. Margoit, Pinole, CA; sold to Cantor Arts Center, 1973
Exhibition history: Metamorphoses in 19th Century Sculpture, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Nov. 17,1975–Jan. 1976; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., 21 Jan. 21, 1999–Dec. 3, 2000; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., May 15, 2002–March 14, 2005; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 213 Europe & USA 19th C., Nov. 8, 2006–July 7, 2008
Bibliography: Parke-Bernet Galleries, Bronzes by Antoine-Louis Barye, auction catalogue, December 3, 1971, p. 10, illus.; Metamorphoses in 19th Century Sculpture, exhibition catalogue, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, 19 November 1975–7 January 1976
 

Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Triumphant Youth 1894
Bronze, 2/11
53 x 50.2 x 31.6 cm.
1974.37
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on left front; "Fumiere/Thiebaut Fres/Paris/et cie" seal on right side of base; "11 Epreuve" on right side of base under seal
Provenance: Sotheby's, London, December 9, 1969, lot 41; Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history: Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene OR, March 13,1990–mid April, 1997; Studio Rodin: Bronzes from the Stanford University Museum of Art, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA, May 4,1997– Jan. 25, 1998; Rodin's Obsession: The Gates of Hell, Selections from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Collection, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Jan. 20–March 25, 2001; Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, April 3– June 18, 2001; Las Vegas Museum of Art, July 12– Sept. 16, 2001; Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Oct. 2–Dec. 14, 2001; Frederik Meijer Gardens, Jan.–March, 2002; Yellowstone Art Museum, Billings, MT, March 23–May 26, 2002; Marianna Kistler Beach Museum, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, June 15–Aug. 25, 2002; Ball State University Museum of Art, Muncie, IN, Sept. 11–Dec. 11, 2002; Palmer Museum of Art, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, 14 Jan. 14–June 1, 2003; Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, June 14–Sept. 7, 2003; Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, MI, Sept. 20–Nov. 30, 2003; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 128 Rodin, Feb. 4, 2009–present
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 2, p. 472

  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Left Hand c. 1900
Bronze
10.8 x 8.3 x 9.5 cm
1974.43
Subject type:
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on back of wrist
Provenance: Iris. and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history: Stanford Art Museum, Jan. 1970; Rodin Rediscovered, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., June 28, 1981–May 2, 1982; Rodin, San Jose Museum of Art, June 1991– ; The Sculpture of Auguste Rodin: Selections from the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Collections and the Stanford University Museum of Art, June 29–Oct. 9, 1994; Cantor Arts Center, Gallery 127 Rodin, June 15, 2002–present
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Blessing Left Hand 1880–1884
Bronze
11.4 x 7.3 x 15.2 cm
1974.44
Subject type:
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on sinister wrist; "Alexis Rudier /Fondeur Paris" on wrist back
Provenance: Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history: Inside Rodin's Hands: Art, Technology, and Surgery, Cantor Arts Center, April 9–Aug. 3, 2014
 

Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
She Who Was the Helmet Maker's Once Beautiful Wife 1887
Bronze
50.2 x 30.8 x 22.9 cm.
1974.56
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on base at front left
Provenance: Herbert Tannenbaum Gallery, New York City; Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974

Exhibition history:
Bibliography: B. Barryte and R. Tarbell eds., Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation, 1876-1936, Cantor Arts Center, exhibition catalogue (Silvana Editoriale, Milan, 2011). fig. 6, p. 25, repr.

  Auguste Rodin
France (18401917)
The American Athlete, Portrait of Samuel S. White 1901–1904
Bronze
38.1 x 27.9 x 29.2 cm
1974.58
Subject type: Portrait
Signature/Inscriptions: "Rodin" on side of base at right
Provenance: Ader Picard Tajan, Paris, October 22, 1968, lot 25; Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history:
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 1, p. 141
  Auguste Rodin
France (18401917)
Despair 1890
Bronze
27.9 x 14.6 x 24.8 cm.
1974.62
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: " A. Rodin" on left side of base near rear; "L. Perzinka/fondeur Versailles" on rear side of base; traces of another inscription above signature
Provenance: Sotheby's, London, July 1, 1970, lot 41; Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history:
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 1, fig. 2, p. 309, repr.
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Bellona 1879
Bronze
81.3 x 47 x 45.1 cm
1974.63
Subject type: Mythology
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. RODIN" on back, lower left; "A. GRUET ain Fondeur/Paris" on rear right side of base
Provenance: Diot; A. L. Collie, London, March, 1897; Hugh Valdave Warrender; Garrick Club, London; Christie's, London, December 12, 1969, lot 92; Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history:
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 1, p. 196; A. Le Normand-Romain, Rodin (Citadelles & Mazenod, Paris, 2013). fig. 34, p. 42, repr.
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
The Tempest 1886/cast c. 1903–1910
Bronze
34.9 x 29.9 x 27.9 cm
1974.69
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions :"A. Rodin" on right side
Provenance: Jules Mastbaum Foundation, Philadelphia, until at least 1926; Sotheby's, London, December 5, 1968, lot 259; Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history: Exhibited by the Department of Fine Arts, Sequi-Centennial International Exhibition in Philadelphia, 1926;
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), p. 278, fig. 1, repr.
 

Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Mask of the Man With the Broken Nose 1863–1864/cast after 1903
Bronze
27.9 x 20.3 x 21.6 cm
1974.74
Subject type: Portrait
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on left at back of neck
Provenance: Hotel Drouot, Paris, March 24, 1969, lot 145; Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Exhibition history:
Bibliography: T. P. Somma, "American Connection: Truman Howe Bartlett (1835–1922) & Paul Wayland Bartlett (1865–1925)", Cantor Arts Center Journal, III, 2002–2003, pp. 204–210, p. 210 repr.; B. Barryte and R.Tarbell, Rodin and America: Influence and Adaptation, 1876-1936, Cantor Arts Center, exhibition catalogue (Silvana Editoriale, Milan, 2011). fig. 5, pg. 24, repr.; A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Paris, 2007), vol. 2, p. 415

  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Despair 1914
Limestone
94 x 34.3 x 78.7 cm
1974.86
Subject type: Allegory
Signature/Inscriptions: "A. Rodin" on right side of base near top front corner
Provenance: Madame Lara; Charles de la Malaide; sale, Galerie Charpentier, Paris; Galerie Charpentier, Paris; June 10, 1953; Mrs. S. Freeman, Manhasset, New York; Parke Bernet Galleries, New York, April 16, 1969, lot 34; Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Bibliography:
  Auguste Rodin
France (1840–1917)
Bust of Jean D'Aire 1904
Terracotta
45.7 x 52.1 x 26 cm
1974.87
Subject type: Portrait
Signature/Inscriptions: "Rodin" on front lower left; "Jeanneney" on rear back; "P E J" (or "P T J") on back at right
Provenance: Paul Kantor Gallery, Malibu, California; Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA; given to Cantor Arts Center, 1974
Bibliography: A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin (Editions de la Reunion des Musees Nationaux, Paris, 2007), vol. 1, p. 221


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