Louis-Simon Boizot (1743-1803).
The lesson to Love and the lesson from Love.
Ormolu and patinated bronze.
Late 18th century, Directoire period.
H. 34,5 - L. 16,5 cm.
Based on Boizot's models created for the Sèvres manufactory, this pair of bronzes rests on a four-legged base, decorated with Medusa head medallions. The bronzes presents a subject that is imbued with the delicate antique revival spirit of the Directoire period.