• "Tough Love"

    12 days ago - By Karin Jurick

    6 x 8"oil on panel
    This marble sculpture by Horatio Greenough, Love Prisoner to Wisdom, is one of my very favorites in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
    Essentially, the owl behind the chained Cupid symbolizes wisdom. So... prudence is restraining reckless love. Think before you jump in. The woman viewing the sculpture is seemingly pondering the message.
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