La Danaide or Danaid by Auguste Rodin Medium Sculpture is one of the preeminent European sculptors of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Rodin's goal was to render inner feelings through muscular movement. Danaide showcases Rodin's aim to reproduce the surface , soul, love, passion, life. This reproduction of Danaide sculpture ranks amongst the most justly renowned works of Rodin. What exquisite rhythm and beauty of contour there are in this slim girl's figure, who has thrown herself down, beside the stream in despairing abandonment. The figurines are composed of alabaster dust mixed with a durable binding compound, each detail is finished with care by the artisans of Italy's Egregia Workshop.