Eros stringing his bow
Marble.
Second half of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original by Lysippos of the second half of the 4th cent. BCE.
Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage MuseumInv. No. Гр. 3102 (А 199).Photo by Sergey Sosnovskiy

Eros stringing his bow.

Marble.
Second half of the 2nd cent. CE after a Greek original by Lysippos of the second half of the 4th cent. BCE.
Inv. No. Гр. 3102 (А 199).

Saint Petersburg, The State Hermitage Museum

Origin:
Inscription on the base: «Приобретена в 1851 году от Папского Правительства в замен уступки оному земли на Палатинской возвышенности» (“Acquired in 1851 from the Papal Government in exchange for the concession of the land in the Palatine hill”).
Credits:
(сс) 2010. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.
Keywords: ελληνική μυθολογία mythologia graeca greek mythology mitologia greca griechische mythologie grecque ἔρως έρως eros éros ρωμαϊκή μυθολογία mythologia romana roman mythology mitologia romana römische mythologie romaine amor cupid amore cupido éros amour γλυπτική sculptura sculpture sculptural scultura skulptur ρώμη rome roma rom ρωμαϊκό αντίγραφο roman copy copia romana römische kopie copie romaine ἄγαλμα άγαλμα statua statuae statue statues statui statuen statuons marble statue of roman copy after greek original by sculptor lysippos of sikyon lysipp aus sikyon scultore lisippo stringing his bow stringing the bow drawing his bow inv no гр 3102 а 199
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