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Rodin, (François) Auguste (René) 1840-1917; Fr. sculptor
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, François Auguste René 1840-1917.
French sculptor whose innovative, sometimes controversial works include the lifelike Bronze Age (1877) and the uncompleted series Gates of Hell, comprising some of his best-known works, such as The Thinker.