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ART-351   Auguste Rodin and Modern Sculpture3 credits

This course will survey Rodin's major sculptures such as "The Gates of Hell" and his monuments to important literary figures such as Honori de Balzac and Victor Hugo. It will consider Rodin's importance for later modern sculptors, and his role in re-defining the nature of public sculpture. Art history or upper level humanities or social science course is recommended prior to taking this course.