Born on November 12, 1840 in Paris, France
He was a master in all media, including bronze,stone,plaster and wood.
He had vary little disputes and had very few criticism and personal insult during his life period. He had the control of all art in his days. Rodin started drawing and sculpting at an early age, he was impressed by Michelangelo's artwork.
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