French Sculpture Census

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

RODIN, Auguste
Paris 1840 - Meudon, Hauts-de-Seine 1917

Maker: Rudier, Georges

Andromède
Andromeda [Museum's Title: Andromeda, or Nude Woman, or Sorrow, or Woman Leaning on a Rock]

modeled 1887, cast 1968
bronze 5/12

statuette
10 1/8 x 8 1/2 x 12 1/4
signed on base, left side: A. Rodin
inscribed on back of base near right, lower edge: Georges Rudier / Fondeur.Paris.
on back of base, left lower edge: © by Musée Rodin
1968
interior cachet: A. Rodin

Acc. No. : 1974.108
Credit Line : Gift of the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation, 1974.108

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

museum.stanford.edu

Provenance

  • 1968, Paris, Musée Rodin
  • 1974, Gift of the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, May 19, 2015
  • 2003 Elsen and Jamison
    Albert E. Elsen, with Rosalyn Frankel Jamison, Rodin's Art. The Rodin Collection of the Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University, Edited by Bernard Barryte, with photographs by Frank Wing, [Stanford and New York], The Iris & B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts at Stanford University in association with Oxford University Press, 2003, pp. 507-508, n° 155
  • 2007 Le Normand-Romain (français)
    Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, avec la collaboration d'Hélène Marraud et Diane Tytgat, introductions par Dr. Ruth Butler et Mr. Régis Cusinberche, Les Bronzes de Rodin. Catalogue des œuvres au Musée Rodin, 2 volumes, Paris, Musée Rodin / Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2007, vol. 1, pp.132-133, Andromède, 1887, cet exemplaire est cité p. 132 : " fonte [...] entre 1968 et 1980, par Georges Rudier : n°5, 1968, Stanford University, Cantor Arts Foundation, 1974"
  • 2007 Le Normand-Romain (English)
    Antoinette Le Normand-Romain, with the collaboration of Hélène Marraud and Diane Tytgat, introductions by Dr. Ruth Butler and Mr. Régis Cusinberche, The Bronzes of Rodin. Catalogue of works in the Musée Rodin, 2 volumes, English version, Paris, Musée Rodin / Editions de la Réunion des musées nationaux, 2007, vol. 1, pp.132-133, Andromeda, 1887, this copy is mentioned p. 132: "cast [...] between 1968 and 1980, by Georges Rudier: no.5, 1968, Stanford University, Cantor Arts Foundation, 1974"