Fine Lead Statue of Cupid 'Eros'

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This rare lead statue of cupid, unsigned but catalogued in 1905 by the famed Arts & Crafts Artisans' group, Bromsgrove Guild, features a triumphant Cupid with quiver and copper-stringed bow, holding aloft a heart. Wonderful detailing to head, heart, bow, quiver and loincloth. Soft patinated surface with a few nibbles.

Details

  • Period
    20th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Hand-Crafted   Copper
    Molded   Lead
  • Condition
    Excellent. Slight animal nibbles to the top of the heart and base, weathering commensurate with age, otherwise, near-perfect condition (no breaks, repairs, missing parts). .
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    30 in. H x 14 in. W x 6.5 in. D
    76 cm H x 36 cm W x 17 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Woodbury, CT
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    1005038634121
About the Seller

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Located in Woodbury, CT

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