Menacing Cupid

Menacing Cupid

From 1757 to 1766, Etienne Falconet was the Director of the sculpture workshop at the Royal Sevres Porcelain Factory, where he created numerous models, several of which are the most popular models ever. One such creation is "Menacing Cupid".

In the previous generation of sculptors, Boucher had made ...
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Dimensions :
24 x 12 x 20 cm
Museum :
Musée du Louvre
Material of the original work :
Biscuit en porcelaine
Material :
Matière de l'article :
Résine patinée à la main
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Museum of Conservation :
Cité de la céramique, Sèvres

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The artist

Étienne Maurice Falconet (1716-1791)

An artist considered one of the masters of the Baroque school, Falconet is also, in some respects, a neoclassical sculptor.