One Step Forward
Hans Lerche, German, 1867 - 1920
* Rodin Museum, Northwest Gallery
F1929-7-89Bequest of Jules E. Mastbaum, 1929
LabelThe scandal surrounding Rodin’s monument to Balzac was so notorious that enterprising vendors in Paris sold caricature sculptures of it, such as this one showing Balzac as a seal.
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