Iris, Messenger of the Gods

Artist: Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon)
Founder: Cast by Alexis Rudier (French)
Date: modeled ca. 1890, cast 1965
Culture: French
Medium: Bronze, on a black marble base
Dimensions: H. w/base: 19-1/16 in. (48.4 cm.); H. w/o base: 17-1/2 in. (44.5 cm.); W. 16-3/8 in. (41.6 cm.); D. 9 in. (22.9 cm.)
Classification: Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line: Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1984
Accession Number: 1984.364.7

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