Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amoretti
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known PrototypesReliefsParis, Louvre (Amoretti with throne and attributes of Saturn)
Further details
A fragment of the so-called 'Throne of Saturn' showing, at left, two amoretti carrying a winnowing tray and, on the right, two amoretti carrying a sceptre (now lost); identical fragments survive in Venice in the Museo Archeologico, inv. 39
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
1st century (some suggest this is a sixteenth-century relief in the style of the Antique)
LOCATION
Paris, Musée du Louvre (inv. MR 856 (formerly Ma 1662))
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RELATIONS
Census database
Paris, Musée du Louvre
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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