The thinker

The Thinker

Creator: Auguste Rodin
Created: 1902
Location: Musée Rodin Paris, France
The Thinker is a bronze sculpture on marble pedestal by Auguste Rodin, whose first cast, of 1902, is now in the Muse Rodin in Paris; there are some 20 other original castings, as well as various other versions, studies, and posthumous castings. It depicts a man in sober meditation battling with a powerful internal struggle. It is often used to represent philosophy.