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Small Torso of Iris

Artist:
Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Date:
modeled probably ca. 1906–9, cast ca. 1970
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, black marble base
Dimensions:
Overall (with base): 7 1/2 × 3 5/8 × 2 3/4 in. (19.1 × 9.2 × 7 cm); Height (without base): 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.364.5
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 800
This work is related to the Muse for the Monument to Whistler for which the artist Gwen John is known to have been a model.
Signature: On the left leg: A. Rodin/No.1

Marking: On the left leg: © By A. Rodin; on the left leg: E GODARD/FONDr
The Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation (until 1984; to MMA)
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