Close-up of "Il bacio di Amore e Psiche", 1787-93), by Antonio Canova. Should be translated as "the kiss of Cupid and Psyche" imo, but all sorts of translations flying around; Refers to the opera "Amore e Psiche"; Marble; Musée du Louvre, Paris.
Angel of the Resurrection ~ marble statue before the tomb of the Oneto family, sculpted by Giulio Monteverde, c.1882. Sometimes called the Monteverde angel. Cimitero monumentale di Staglieno, Genoa, Italy #cemetery #monument
Sorrowful Angels by Antonio Canova 1819. Neoclassical sculptor, Antonio Canova, 1757-1822, born in Possagno, in the Provence of Treviso, in the Veneto. He's been one of my favorite sculptors since I first laid my eyes on his work in 1972.