‘L’Amour Vainqueur’, A Finely modelled and patinated bronze figural group by Adolphe Itasse.
Signed ‘A. Itasse’ and dated 1887, further inscribed ‘W.BOUGUEREAU INV’ and stamped 43857.
The marble base with a plaque inscribed ‘L’Amour Vainqueur W. Bouguereau INVT’.
The inspiration for this fine bronze group was the painting of the same title by the celebrated artist William-Adolphe Bouguereau, painted in 1886.