The Flight of Night, 1916

  • Paul Manship, American, 1885-1966

Bronze

  • Framed: Overall: 13 inches (33 cm) Overall (base): 4 1/2 × 4 1/2 inches (11.4 × 11.4 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Walter H. Parker

16.22

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Female
  • Allegory
  • Bronze
  • Sculpture
  • Nude
  • Drapery
  • Statuette
  • United states

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, on sphere: Paul Manship c 1916

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Walter R. Parker; 1916-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Bulletin of the DIA 11, 2-3 (November-December 1912): pp. 21-22 (ill.). Murtha, Edwin. Paul Manship. New York, 1957, p. 150, no. 80 (fig. 2).

Rights Status

Paul Manship, The Flight of Night, 1916, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Walter H. Parker, 16.22.