Statuette of flying Eros

Greek
Modern


Dimensions

16.6 cm (6 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 0.166 H.

Accession Number

00.722

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Sculpture

Eros carries a large tripod upright in both hands. Bright blue on cloak, blue and red on wings. Head detached. Wing also detached. 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