The Thinker by artist Auguste Rodin - Museum Without Walls™: AUDIO

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“The Thinker” (1902-1904) Modeled in clay 1880–81, enlarged 1902–4; cast in bronze 1919 Artist Auguste Rodin (1840–1917)

Voices heard in the program: Mark di Suvero is a renowned sculptor who was deeply influenced by the work of Rodin. Joseph J. Rishel is the former Gisela and Dennis Alter Senior Curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Senior Curator of the Rodin Museum.

Segment Producer: Lu Olkowski