French sculptor Rodin’s most famous work, “The Thinker” was originally part of a larger work called “Gates of Hell.” based on The Divine Comedy; a poem by Dante Alighieri. Instantly recognizable the world over, it has been described as “summing up the spirit of the day" as a monument to heroic labor. Originally named “The Poet,” the piece was part of a commission bye the Musée des Arts Decoratifs. Our over a-foot-tall, quality bronze statement piece will command instant attention in gallery, spa, bath or garden. This are made in the lost wax process on at a time and finish may vary slightly and is mounted to a black marble base. This is made of bronze and is truly a high quality reproduction of the Thinker by Auguste Rodin.