Love and Soul replica
Greek statue replica of Canova’s Psyche revived by Cupid’s kiss sculpture hosted at Louvre museum.
Comes in Patina and White color at 16 cm (6.3 inches) height – 500 g (1.1 lbs) weight.
Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss is a sculpture by Italian artist Antonio Canova first commissioned in 1787 by Colonel John Campbell. It is regarded as a masterpiece of Neoclassical sculpture, but shows the mythological lovers at a moment of great emotion, characteristic of the emerging movement of Romanticism. It represents the god Cupid in the height of love and tenderness, immediately after awakening the lifeless Psyche with a kiss. The story of Cupid and Psyche is taken from Lucius Apuleius’ Latin novel The Golden Ass, and was popular in art. Read more…
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