Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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cherub
  • Germany
  • cherub, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18.4 x 9.5 x 12.1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 7 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 4 3/4 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Gertrude Sellars Pearson
  • Not on display
  • 1968.0003.012
Description

Sculpture of a blindfolded cherub with hands motioning out in front. Cherub has small white wings, light brown hair, and a fig leaf covering genital area. Cherub stands on a round shaped yellow and green surface. Base is a circular shaped white with gold lining.