The Easel

21st November 2023

What Do You Call Those Tiny, Winged Babies?

How could I not recommend an article with such a cute title? There are some who delight in every last ornamental detail of baroque and rococo paintings. For the rest of us, one putto looks about the same as the next. To avoid possible dinner party embarrassment, be aware that there are putti, cherubs and Cupid. More essential details are in the Getty piece!