Reclining Putto with a Bird
Art / Sculpture
1725 - 1775
White marble sculpture on lapis lazuli base.
235 x 265 x 103 mmOrder this image
Anglesey Abbey, Cambridgeshire (Accredited Museum)
Sculpture, white marble on lapis-lazuli base, Reclining Putto with Bird, French School. Mid 18th century. One of a pair of white marble putti, naked, reclining, with bird (tail broken), (the other with grapes), on lapis lazuli base.
Bequeathed to the National Trust by Huttleston Rogers Broughton, 1st Lord Fairhaven (1896-1966) with the house and the rest of the contents.
Makers and roles
French School, sculptor