A 19th Century White Carrara Sculpture, Signed Chauncey Bradley Ives
Item # 6186
Category: Objets D'art
An American mid 19th century solid white Carrara sculpture of a winged cupid, signed Chauncey Bradley Ives. Cupid is raised on a terrain designed circular base holding an arrow with his right hand. His left hand is behind his back grasping his bow and arrow. Wonderful expression and details throughout.
Chauncey Bradley Ives (American 1810-1894)
was an American sculptor who worked primarily in the Neo-Classical style. His best known works are the marble statues of Jonathan Trumbull and Roger Sherman enshrined in the National Statuary Hall Collection. Born in the U.S. he spend the second half of his life in Italy.