Statuette of flying Eros

Greek
Modern


Dimensions

13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.134 H.

Accession Number

00.724

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Eros carries a long palm-branch or reed in his right hand. Cloak pink, branch gold, blue on wings, hair brown. Modern Forgery

Provenance

By 1900: with Athanasios Rosis; purchased by MFA from Athanasios Rosis with funds provided by Mrs. S. T. Morse, April 24,1900

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. S. T. Morse