Rodin's 'Burghers of Calais' returns in Philly - Article Photos 1/1

Auguste Rodin's "The Burghers of Calais" is set down with a giant crane Friday, March 22, 2013 outside the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia, which reopened last summer after a three-year renovation inside and out. The sculpture is outdoors in the museum's garden, where it was first installed in 1929. It came indoors in the 1960s because the elements were taking a toll on the 6,000-pound bronze sculpture. Conservators say technological advances allowed them to remove corrosion from the "The Burghers" with lasers and chemical compounds. A new coating system will protect the sculpture from future weathering. (AP Photo/JoAnn Loviglio)