Object Place: Bow
Legacy dimension: 8 3/4" H.
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Figure of Venus seated on rococo base, arms around child who is standing on her knees, embracing a scroll rococo drape. Venus, turquoise flowered dress, yellow and red material draped from left shoulder, her legs flanked by flowers in relief at base. Thumb from left hand of Venus missing.
Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.
Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection