Small Torso of Iris, Auguste Rodin (French, Paris 1840–1917 Meudon), Bronze, black marble base, French

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
Not on view
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)