Statuette of flying Eros

Greek
Modern


Dimensions

17.6 cm (6 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.176 H.

Accession Number

00.723

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Eros carries a tall slender amphora in both hands. Cloak pink, wings blue, hair dark, blue on eyes, red on lips. 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