Previous SlideNext Slide

Welcome

Rodin Museum

Perelman Building

Philadelphia Museum of Art | Our Story

Sitting atop some very famous steps, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is among the largest museums in the United States, with a collection of more than 227,000 works of art and more than 200 galleries presenting painting, sculpture, works on paper, photography, decorative arts, textiles, and architectural settings from Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States.

Our facilities include our landmark Main Building on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Perelman Building, located nearby on Pennsylvania Avenue, the Rodin Museum on the 2200 block of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, and two 18th-century houses in Fairmount Park, Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove. We welcome you to enjoy a variety of activities for public audiences, including special exhibitions, programs for children and families, lectures, concerts and films.
When he wasn’t making groundbreaking sculptures, Rodin was working out ideas on paper with some pretty remarkable drawings. With simple techniques and bold gestures he shows a tender moment between a mother and child: “Maternity,” c. 1880, by Auguste Rodin

When he wasn’t making groundbreaking sculptures, Rodin was working out ideas on paper with some pretty remarkable drawings. With simple techniques and bold gestures he shows a tender moment between a mother and child:

Maternity,” c. 1880, by Auguste Rodin

Notes

  1. heartvoyage reblogged this from philamuseum
  2. icaliver reblogged this from philamuseum
  3. colourscolors reblogged this from philamuseum
  4. thereareotherrivers reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  5. autopsicografia-s reblogged this from philamuseum
  6. fridaddie reblogged this from ocean-bloo
  7. deux-mille-hirondelles reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  8. momo-de-avis reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  9. caitlinasmits reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  10. ocean-bloo reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  11. pellwseymoure reblogged this from impressionsonmymind
  12. impressionsonmymind reblogged this from popebombadil
  13. popebombadil reblogged this from old-glory
  14. old-glory reblogged this from masterofthemountain
  15. laurenfrancesevans reblogged this from philamuseum and added:
    When he wasn’t making groundbreaking sculptures, Rodin was working out ideas on paper with some pretty remarkable...
  16. anjalieatscats reblogged this from philamuseum
  17. withinagivenday reblogged this from berndwuersching
  18. wyckoffwoodworks reblogged this from philamuseum and added:
    Happy Mother’s Day! “Maternity,” c. 1880, by Auguste Rodin
  19. numblebee reblogged this from philamuseum
  20. grizzlybearshadow reblogged this from philamuseum
  21. theplumtree reblogged this from berndwuersching
  22. atw211 reblogged this from philamuseum
  23. findepartida reblogged this from philamuseum
  24. letstheatermaker reblogged this from philamuseum
  25. inspirationstation3 reblogged this from philamuseum