Who wouldn’t like to come across a lovely cupid one day? Who wouldn’t like to be a target of his sweet arrow?
Sending you a bunch of cupids doing things that only cupids do…
Caravaggio, Sleeping Cupid,1608, Palazzo Pitti, Florence, Italy
Rembrandt, Cupid Blowing Soap Bubbles, 1634, private collection
Being a mask
Edward Burne-Jones, Head Study For The Masque Of Cupid, no date, private collection
Lighting the way at night in London
Joshua Reynolds, Cupid As A Link Boy, 1773, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, US
Riding a sea monster
William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Cupid On A Sea Monster, 1857
Or riding a dolphin…
Peter Paul Rubens, Cupid Riding A Dolphin, 1636, Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium
Becoming an emperor
Franz Stuck, Amor Imperator, 1887
Albrecht Durer, Cupid The Honey Thief, 1514, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna, Austria
Dancing on one leg to impress Venus
Lucas Cranach the Elder, Venus And Cupid, 1540, Alte Pinakothek, Munich, Germany
Enjoying the roses
Jean-Honore Fragonard, Cupid Between The Roses, no date, private collection
Just being the best!
Caravaggio, Amor Victorious, 1602, Gemäldegalerie, Berlin, Germany
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