VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 17.5% on the buyer's premium.
Musée Rodin, Paris.
Galerie Hughette Bérès, Paris, by whom acquired from the above in June 1972.
Tatsuo Satori, Japan.
Acquired by the present owner in Japan at the beginning of 2000.
A. Le Normand-Romain, The Bronzes of Rodin, Catalogue of Works in the Musée Rodin, vol. II, Paris, 2007, p. 692 (another cast illustrated).