Cupid and Psyche

German
about 1780
Probably made by Ansbach Factory (Germany)


Dimensions

Height: 28.6 cm (11 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1127

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

Psyche with flowered drapery about her waist, modelled standing embracing Cupid, on a rectangular marbled base.

Provenance

Anonymous. October 26, 1994, sale, Christie's, New York, lot 224, purchased after the sale. 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