Inspiring temple of love in veined gray marble and bronze colonnades. Temple d'Amour

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The story

A Temple of Love, prevalent in France during the era of kings, was a symbol of romanticism and courtly affection. These ornate structures, often nestled within elaborate gardens or expansive estates, embodied the ideals of amour and devotion. Inspired by classical architecture, they featured graceful columns, intricate carvings, and serene surroundings, evoking a sense of timeless beauty and tranquility. Within these temples, lovers would rendezvous in secret, seeking solace and intimacy away from the prying eyes of courtly society. Amidst the tumultuous political landscape of the time, they provided a sanctuary for clandestine affairs and passionate liaisons, serving as a testament to the enduring allure of love amidst the backdrop of royal intrigue and power. Thus, the Temple of Love became a cherished emblem of romance and escapism, immortalized in the annals of French history.


Stories do not necessarily correspond to reality. They are only given to illustrate a possible context of origin.

Weight 4.52 lbs
Dimensions  4.33× 4.33 × 10.63 in (L x W x H)
MATERIAL

Bronze and marble

PERIOD

Late 19th century

CONDITION

Good condition. Wear consistent with age and use.


SKU: DE22-191


Inspiring temple of love in veined gray marble and bronze colonnades. Temple d'Amour

Inspiring temple of love in veined gray marble and bronze colonnades. Temple d'Amour

Regular price €995,95
Sale price €995,95 Regular price
Unit price