Letters from Auguste Rodin, 182 Rue de l'Universitâe, Paris.

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 70 TGA 7245/78-105
  • Dates of Creation
      1903-1908
  • Language of Material
      French
  • Physical Description
      50 pieces

Scope and Content

24 letters from Rodin to John Lavery, a draft copy of Rodin's speech after his election as President of the International Society, one letter to Rodin from John Lavery, one from Rodin to William Whyte and one to Rodin from Eugene Morand, Ministry of Fine Art & Culture, France. Topics covered include Rodin's election as President of the International Society, new propositions and exhibitions for the society, a Whistler exhibition, etiquette at their banquets and openings and the success of the Society. TGA 7245/78-93,97 and 100-102 were probably written by Rodin's secretary.

(The letters are in French, most have typed translations.)