Cupid



CupidImage is of Cupid with drawn bow and arrow He is shown in profile                        looking to the right with head tilted back He is almost nude save for a                        cloth draped around his loins and behind his back He is wearing strapped                        sandals with wings on the back He is in a crouched position, with his right                        knee on the ground Cupid is pointing his arrow through a clearing where five                        figures can be seen in the background Surrounding the clearing in the middle                        ground are seven birds four are in mid flight The two male figures are                        looking to their right where a woman in light coloured attire stands In                        between the men and the woman are two smaller figures of indiscriminate                        gender. Many light coloured flowers can be seen in the dark bushes behind                        Cupid Image is displayed horizontally



MLA citation: Meteyard, Sydney. "Cupid." The Yellow Book 9 (April 1896): 233. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2013. Web. [Date of access]. http://1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YBV9_meteyard_cupid.html