"Rabbit," detail (1986)

"Rabbit," detail, 1986
Stainless steel, 41 x 19 x 12 inches
Installation view of "Jeff Koons Versailles," Château de Versailles, France, October 9, 2008-April 1, 2009
© Jeff Koons
Courtesy the artist

"Showing at Versailles felt very natural, and the works felt very comfortable there. Rabbit (1986) was in the Salon de l’Abondance. Usually the rabbit reflects the environment of a gallery or a museum, but to reflect the interior of Versailles was very special."

-Jeff Koons