Chemin des Sculptures

Grande baigneuse accroupie

  • Artist : Antoine BOURDELLE
  • Creation date : 1908
  • Materials : Bronze with green black patina
  • Collection : NMNM
In 1908, the young Bourdelle rose to fame at the Monte-Carlo International Exhibition of Fine Arts with his bust of Beethoven. This Grande Baigneuse Accroupie, created the same year, belongs to the second period of his career, which saw him gradually move away from the influence of Rodin. In...