Group of Venus with Cupid

German
about 1770
Made by Kassel Manufactory


Dimensions

Height: 24.1 cm (9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.972

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Turning to her left, her left hand resting on the arrows in Cupid’s quiver, her hair elaborately dressed with pearls, a further string of pearls across her stomach suspending her falling cloak, the base edged with rococo scrolls.

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger