Auguste Rodin

BIRTHDAY: November 12, 1840


DEATH DATE: Nov 17, 1917  (age 77)

ABOUT: Brilliant French sculptor who created works such as The Thinker, The Kiss, and The Burghers of Calais. He was known for his unique ability to mold clay.

BEFORE FAME: Rodin began drawing at age 10 and was mostly self-taught until he attended the Petite Ecole, where his teacher Horace Lecoq de Boisbaudran proved to be a major influence on his life.

TRIVIA: He is often considered the originator of modern sculpture, although he considered himself traditional.

FAMILY LIFE: He married Rose Beuret in 1917.

ASSOCIATED WITH: While studying art, he was extremely captivated by the artwork of Michelangelo Buonarroti.

This strong balsamic – pine scent combines with light and fresh lemon-type fragrance making for a light yet solid scent. Energizing, revitalizing, fresh and uplifting.



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s