French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University
artist © : public domain

BARRIAS, Louis-Ernest
Paris 1841 - Paris 1905

La Nature se dévoilant devant la Science
Nature Unveiling Herself Before Science

c. 1899
gilt bronze, polychromed marble, and lapis lazuli

29 x 13 1/2 x 8

Acc. No. : 1950.19
Credit Line : Gift of Mr. L. A. Kimpton

Stanford, California, Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University


  • L. A. Kimpton
  • 1950, Gift of Mr. L. A. Kimpton. Conservation supported by the Lois Clumeck Fund


  • Museum's website, May 21, 2015