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VENUS CHIDING CUPID



Reference Name LCNUG : 1927/137

A sculpture of a naked woman, the goddess Venus, stood in front of a tree stump. She has hold of the naked, winged Cupid by the left shoulder. Cupid holds an arrow in his right hand and his bow in the left. His left foot rests on a quiver of arrows.

Physical Dimensions:

  • object height: 53 cms
  • object length: 8.5 cms
  • object width: 46 cms
  • plinth height: 82.5 cms
  • plinth length: 66.2 cms
  • plinth width: 66.5 cms

Material: stone, marble

Condition: good

Quantity: 1

Completeness: complete

Inscription: 1778

Period: 18th Century

Person:

sculptor: Nollekens, Joseph

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Last updated: 21-January-2016 14:51:26

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