Condition: This sculpture is in perfect condition.
Bronze Dimensions with Marble Base:
Height 15 1/2" x Width 7"
Marble Dimensions: Diameter 5 1/2".
Height without base: 13 1/2"
Weight : 11 LBS
Carrying his shield on his arm, his bow on his back and his quiver of arrows by his feet, This little cupid is ready to rage the “War of Love”. The young boy mischievously looks to instigate a match making between two people. He tip toes through the woods and looks for his next target. This cupid wears a head band around his hair and his bow is strapped on to him with a tied string. His physique is that of a young boy with subtle muscle tone and soft features, like his cute little nose. The wings have extreme detail they are almost lifelike. This is an extravagant bronze sculpture it is handmade and was casted using the “Lost Wax Method”. It has a brown patina and is signed by the artist A. Moreau. This sculpture is sure to ass a touch of love to your office or home, make your guest fall in love & don’t wait on your chance to put some love in the air!
Auguste Moreau~ French, 1834 to 1917 - Born in Dijon in the early 19th century, he studied under Mathurin Moreau. Auguste Moreau worked as a sculptor and specialized in figures, statuettes and groups, mainly in marble. He made his debut at the 1861 Salon in Paris and continued to play an active part in the Salon des Artistes Francais as a member of the Societe des Artistes Francais until 1910.