A WEDGWOOD BLACK BASALT LARGE FIGURE OF CUPID CIRCA 1880
the winged god modeled standing on a cloud, gazing earthward, with a bow and quiver at his left hand, the rear of base impressed CUPID, impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD mark to underside.
Height 22½ in.
Overall the piece is in good appearance, and appears to be good condition. There is possibly very high quality repair to areas of the wings.
The piece could benefit from a light clean.
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