Plaque

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1870

GUSN

GUSN-5529

Description

Plaque of Cupid and Psyche molded in high relief on terra-cotta ground. Gilt Greek key border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plaques (flat objects)
sculpture (visual work)
ceramic (material)
gilding
terracotta (clay material)
Classical
Cupid
Psyche
Classical Figure
Love
Plaque

Inscription

"P. Ipsen / Kjobenhavn / 388" (impressed)

Associated Building

Original To Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

P. Ipsen (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

Denmark

Dimensions

8 3/4 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.835

Places

Copenhagen (København commune, Denmark)