"the statue of The Burghers of Calais by Rodin"
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Rodin's Burghers of Calais
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 Les Bourgeois de Calais (1889) by Auguste Rodin is a monument to the bravery of six citizens who are said to have offered to sacrifice themselves to save the English-besieged city in 1347, during the Hundred Years' War.