Cupids Fighting Over Heart Terracotta Putti Figure 17"
A beautiful terracotta sculpture depicting Two Cupids (Putti, Amors) fighting over a heart (Deux Amours se disputant un coeur). One Cupid holds the other back from trying to pick up a heart from the ground at their feet. This piece revisits a model by Etienne-Maurice Falconet (French, 1716-1791). Signed on the base “Canova” and foundry marked on the side of base. Dating back to the period of early to mid 1900's. For a more detailed description please refer to the pictures.
General: The overall dimensions are height 16.9 inches (43cm), width 12.6 inches (32cm) and depth of base 10.6 x 9.8 inches (27x25cm).
Condition: The statue is in very good condition with no damage besides age appropriate wear....... please see photos for condition as 1 picture is worth 1000 words.