Questa Lala Cicicena (di cui dubitera la posterita, ammirando nel Parnaso Italiano le sue graziosissime Canzoni, e dilettandosi co' suoi correttissimi Quadri, se sia stata ella pio amena Poetessa, che non leggiadra Pittrice) copi6 in casa del signor Don Giuseppe Pignatelli a pennello un Amorino
del Guido (67): collo stesso metodo fece essa di propria invenzione due bellissimi Paesi, e un San Giovanni nel Deserto.
, Rancho Santiago Community College District Santa Ana, California.
With his full cheeks and bee-stung lips," wrote George Dangerfield, one of the wittier historians of Ireland, Michael Collins resembled "a Renaissance amorino
The new find is known as the Latouche Amorino
after John David Latouche who commissioned the work in 1790 when he visited Canova's studio in Rome.
We also refer you to the drawing/designing ideas presented by Barbara Pratt, Foster Marlow and Joseph Amorino
1750 (Musee du Louvre, Paris) by Edme Bouchardon (1698-1762) and the Amorino
modelled by Canova in 1786 (five versions carved; Anglesey Abbey, Cambridge, National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin, and elsewhere).
is an Adjuct Professor of Art at Jersey City State College and the Chairman of the Art Department at Hudson Catholic High School in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Reclining in the middle of the central stretcher is an amorino
caressing a dove (symbol of love and peace).
is Art Department Chair person at Hudson Catholic High School, Jersey City, New Jersey.
is Art Department Chairperson, Hudson Catholic High School, Jersey City, New Jersey.