(b. 1824, Anizy-le-Château, d. 1887, Sèvres)

Two Bacchantes and Hercules Supporting an Amphora

Terracotta, height 91 cm
Private collection

This work is signed by Carrier-Belleuse, but it was likely a collaboration between Carrier-Belleuse and Rodin after Rodin's trip to Italy in 1875. Auguste Rodin joined the workshop of Carrier-Belleuse in 1864 and the was the master’s assistant until 1870.

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