Cast Gallery catalogue number: 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.