A decorative large French bronze Putti or Cherub from the 3rd quarter of the 20th Century.
Extremely well modelled with a wonderful aged patina, in fine condition and a very decorative interiors piece. It would look beautiful on a pedestal or an occasional table. A heavy item for it’s size.
Marked ‘P Chenet’ with makers stamp to base.
A putto (Italian: [ˈputto]; plural putti [ˈputti]) is a figure in a work of art depicted as a chubby male child, usually naked and sometimes winged. … A putto representing a cupid is also called an amorino (plural amorini) or amoretto (plural amoretti).
Measures 60cm tall 16cm diameter to the base and 25cm across the wings