Group of Amorini

French (?)
18th century


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

46.99 x 50.8 cm (18 1/2 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

60.1394

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Cupid outstretched asleep on pile of wheat with sheaf of arrows beneath it bending over him a kneeling infant girl, and standing putto with outstretched arm holding the broken handle (of a torch?), left hand holding floating drapery.

Provenance

By 1960, Mrs.Sidney T. Allen, Manchester, Ma; 1960, gift of Mrs. Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 1960)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Sidney T. Allen