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Statuette

Statuette

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    early 19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White marble

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by John Jones

  • Museum number:

    1189-1882

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This white marble statuette depicts the lovers Cupid and Psyche who stand locked in each other's arms. This groupd is a copy from the antique group in the Capitoline Museum in Rome.

Physical description

Statuette, white marble. Cupid and Psyche.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

early 19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

White marble

Dimensions

Height: 33 in

Object history note

Jones Bequest.

Descriptive line

Statuette, white marble. Cupid and Psyche.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum acquired during the Year 1882. London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1883. pp. 113
Catalogue of the Jones Bequest. 1924. II, No. 403

Materials

White marble

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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