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Large Parian Figure of Cupid and Psyche

Auction:
2135
Lot:
434
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

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Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Large Parian Figure of Cupid and Psyche, England, c. 1870, the nude female standing by a tree trunk support with cupid figure riding the back of a dolphin, mounted atop a stepped circular plinth, ht. 29 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

United Kingdom, Cupid, Cupid and Psyche, Greek mythology, Parian, Psyche, Roman mythology