The first copies were sold in December 1758 at the price of 144 French pounds, notably to Madame de Pompadour on 30 December.
After 1761, the manufactory produced a Psyche figurine, also after Falconet, to be paired with the Menacing Cupid. The first pair was bought by the Earl of Choiseul on 24 July 1761 for 96 French pounds each.
The first plinth for the Menacing Cupid, mentioned in the sales records as a pied d’estal de l’Amour lapis (pedestal for Cupid lapis), was sold for 120 French pounds to the decorative arts dealer Poirier during the second half of the year 1760. (Arch. Sèvres, Cité de la Céramique, Vy3 f ° 33v.).
After the beginning of the year 1761, appear the sales of pedestals for bisque porcelain Cupid for 24 French pounds each and the price of colored pedestals lowered to 96 French pounds.
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