Dating sight description
Nor hath love's mind of any judgement taste; Wings and no eyes figure unheedy haste.And therefore is love said to be a child Because in choice he is so oft beguiled.
A person wounded by the golden arrow is filled with uncontrollable desire, but the one struck by the lead feels aversion and desires only to flee.
In myths, Cupid is a minor character who serves mostly to set the plot in motion.
He is a main character only in the tale of Cupid and Psyche, when wounded by his own weapons, he experiences the ordeal of love.
Cupids are a frequent motif of both Roman art and later Western art of the classical tradition.
In the 15th century, the iconography of Cupid starts to become indistinguishable from the putto.