Cast Gallery catalogue number: C014

Cast No. C014

Boy, possibly Eros.

  • Plaster cast: Height: 1.53m.
  • Copy of a marble statue.
  • The statue:
    • is known as Eros Soranzo.
    • is a version of a Greek bronze original of about 470-460 BC.
    • is said to have been found either in Istanbul or on an Aegean island.
    • was acquired by the Hermitage from Palazzo Soranzo in Venice in 1851.
    • is now in St Petersburg, Hermitage, 85.

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