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It takes a relatively self-confident sculptor to memorialize in bronze the artist widely considered one of the two greatest sculptors of all time. Fortunately, Paul Paulin had friendship on his side when he modeled artistic titan Auguste Rodin, even though he kept his day job. Born in Chamaliers, France on July 13, 1852, Paulin took the sensible route into adulthood and became a prominent dentist in Paris. But his passion for art led him to pursue a secondary career as a sculptor, modeling and casting bronze portrait busts of his many artistic friends, including the great Rodin. Paulin was closest...
Created by: Paulin, Paul