Carl Paul Jennewein Bronze Sculpture "Cupid and Psyche"
Carl Paul Jennewein (German / American; 1890 – 1978)
Cupid and Psyche, 1926
Bronze sculpture on wooden base
Signed and dated toward base of sculpture
An antique bronze sculpture by Carl Paul Jennewein (American, 1890-1978) titled Cupid and Psyche, circa 1926. This sculpture depicts the first kiss and love between mortal and god, based on the original story by Lucius Apuleius Madaurensis. It is bronze with dark brown patina, and set on a wood base. Etched ‘C.P. Jennewein, ca.1926, 4.’