Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amoretti
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known PrototypesReliefsParis, Louvre (Candelabrum base, amoretti with arms of Mars)
Further details
Before 1786 the base was in the Maffeianum in Verona and was probably transfered to Paris under Napoleon. (cf. Cain 1985, p. 171, no. 63)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century BC - 1st century
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. MA 611)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Egger, Hermann: Codex Escurialensis. Ein Skizzenbuch aus der Werkstatt Domenico Ghirlandaios, unter Mitwirkung von Christian Hülsen und Adolf Michaelis, Wien 1905-1906, p. 123; Cain, Hans-Ulrich: Römische Marmorkandelaber, (Beiträge zur Erschließung hellenistischer und kaiserzeitlicher Skulptur und Architektur VII), Mainz 1985, 171, no. 63.
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RELATIONS
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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