Cupid disguised as Hercules

German
about 1830
Made at Höchst Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

19 cm (7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.590

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Cupid disguised in a lion’s skin. (Orlando Furioso?) polychrome.

Markings

Mark =multiple hand-drawn marks=

Provenance

Susan Cornelia Clarke (Mrs. Samuel Dennis) Warren (b. 1858 - d. 1901), Boston; December 9-13, Mrs. S. D. Warren sale, Beacon Art Galleries, Boston, lot 102, to the MFA for $626.50 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: January 13, 1903)

NOTES:
[1] MFA accession numbers 03.587 - 03.593 were acquired together.

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Cornelia Warren