'Le Penseur' by Auguste Rodin is on display during a preview of Sotheby's Impressionist and Modern Art sales in New York on May 3, 2013. Sotheby's is scheduled to hold its Impressionist and Modern Art sales May 7. AFP PHOTO/Emmanuel Dunand ++RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE, MANDATORY MENTION OF THE ARTIST UPON PUBLICATION, TO ILLUSTRATE THE EVENT AS SPECIFIED IN THE CAPTION++
Léonce Bénédite (1856 - 1925), creator and first curator of the Rodin museum, his daughter in the foreground, French sculptor Auguste Rodin and his niece Miss Coltat, in Meudon, Paris, before 'La Porte de l'Enfer', a work by the artist, about 1915.
A general view of 'The Eternal Idol' by Auguste Rodin at the newly reoponed Harvard Art Museums following a $350 million expansion and renovation designed by architect Renzo Piano on December 2, 2014 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.