Fidelity, the Mother of Constant Love

Augustin Pajou French

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 552

In this highly moralizing allegory, the young woman's hair is styled modishly à la Titus, a short bob in emulation of a hairstyle favored by ancient Roman republicans.

Fidelity, the Mother of Constant Love, Augustin Pajou (French, Paris 1730–1809 Paris), Terracotta, French, Paris

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