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Group of Amorini

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Cupid outstretched asleep on pile of wheat with sheaf of arrows beneath it bending over him a kneeling infant girl, and standing putto with outstretched arm holding the broken handle (of a torch?), left hand holding floating drapery.

Provenance

By 1960, Mrs.Sidney T. Allen, Manchester, Ma; 1960, gift of Mrs. Allen to the MFA. (Accession date: November 9, 1960)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Sidney T. Allen

French (?), 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

46.99 x 50.8 cm (18 1/2 x 20 in.)

Accession Number

60.1394

Medium or Technique

Terracotta

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture