January 28, 1885~ Rodin commissioned by city of Calais to create a monument

The Burghers of Calais by Auguste Rodin

1884–89 / Bronze / ​79 3⁄8”x​80 7⁄8”x​77 1⁄8” / Place du Soldat-Inconnu, 62100 Calais, France

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Previous January 28 posts:

Winter~ January 28

Arthur Rubinstein: Born January 28, 1887

Artist Birthday Quiz for 1/28~

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