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A Parian figure of Cupid Betrayed


Code: 231104

A Parian figure of Cupid Betrayed dating from around 1860. This beautiful figure shows Venus stealing Cupid’s arrows while giving him a drink.

This figure is unmarked.  It is illustrated in the Parian Phenomenon p 252, Fig 862.

Height 42cm (16½”)

Condition: this figure is in excellent condition. There are some faint firing lines round the left shoulder, elbow and above the child’s head and a few spots of kiln dust round the vines and flowers on the base.