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Rodin - The Thinker - I've loved Rodin for such a long time... I even made a rustic snow sculpture on my front lawn of The Thinker when I was in my teens.

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The Kiss, Rodin Museum, Paris - even better in person... My art history professor always said "when you see it" - words to live by

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Musée d'Orsay - Auguste Rodin - The Gate of Hell. Paris, France o- Got to see this in person many years ago.

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Il bacio di Rodin

The Kiss - Auguste Rodin. One of his most famous sculptures portrays the 13th-century Italian aristocrat Francesca da Rimini, who fell in love with her husband’s younger brother, Paolo; according to the tale in Dante’s Inferno, when their romance was uncovered, her husband killed them.

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Rodin Sculpture, the flow of the form from the material it looks like the subject has just been turned to stone

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