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The Cupid Seller

A work made of stoneware (jasperware).
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of stoneware (jasperware).

Date:

c. 1783

Artist:

Wedgwood Manufactory
England, founded 1759
Etruria, Staffordshire, England

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Artist

Wedgwood Manufactory (Manufacturer)

Title

The Cupid Seller

Place

Burslem (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1778–1788

Medium

Stoneware (jasperware)

Inscriptions

Mark: "WEDGWOOD" impressed

Dimensions

3.3 × 6.4 × 0.4 cm (1 5/16 × 2 1/2 × 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

The Amelia Blanxius Memorial Collection, gift of Emma B. Hodge and Jene E. Bell

Reference Number

1912.234

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