A sweet little marble Cupid (known to the Greeks as Eros), the god of love, and son of Venus (Greek Aphrodite).
He is reclining in exhaustion from his labours.....: his job was to cause people to fall in love, although he could also inspire hatred with his famous arrows...shown here at rest next to him.
|dimensions etc||Length: 13cm|
|material||Cast Carrara marble. The beautiful white marble of Carrara in Tuscany was used for the Pantheon in ancient Rome, and was a favourite of Michelangelo. The sculptures in this collection are created using a process of 'dry casting', so that each sculpture contains over 90% marble.|
|country of origin||Made in the UK.|
marble Cupid/Eros asleep
- Code: SA-052
- Status: In Stock
- excl tax: £20.83