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This cover image is a ~1880 plaster artwork entitled Right Hand, by the French sculptor Auguste Rodin, 1840 - 1917. The image can be found on the National Gallery of Art’s website, and is in the public domain:

Open Access Policy for Images of Works of Art Presumed in the Public Domain

With the launch of NGA Images, the National Gallery of Art implemented an open access policy for digital images of works of art that the Gallery believes to be in the public domain. Images of these works are available free of charge for any use, commercial or non-commercial, under Creative Commons Zero (CC0). Users do not need to contact the National Gallery for authorization to use these images. They are available for download on nga.gov object pages. See Policy Details below for specific instructions and notes for users.