Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer (Mariana Griswold)
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Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer (Mariana Griswold) is a bronze sculpture by American artist Augustus Saint-Gaudens. It was designed in 1888 and cast in 1890. This artwork portrays the American author, art critic, and reformer Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer (1851–1934), who "championed Saint-Gaudens in articles on his public monuments and relief sculptures".
|Mrs. Schuyler Van Rensselaer (Mariana Griswold)|
|Year||1888, cast 1890|
|Subject||Mariana Griswold Van Rensselaer|
|Dimensions||51.8 cm × 19.7 cm (20 3/8 in × 7 3/4 in)|
|Location||Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City, New York, U.S.|
The inscription on the upper center of the sculpture, animvs non opvs ("the spirit, not the work") is a reference to Mrs. Van Rensselaer’s "high-minded aesthetic ideals".