Gift of Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1984
Not on view
By the early 1890s Rodin was modeling the forceful, acrobatic partial figures exemplified by Flying Figure and Iris, Messenger of the Gods. In such works he pointed the way to the new, more abstract direction that modern sculptors would ultimately pursue.
Signature: Signed on right front of top of base: A. Rodin
Marking: On the back of the base: Georges Rudier./Fondeur.Paris (founder's mark)