The Water Carriers, 1892

  • Daniel Ridgway Knight, American, 1839-1924

Oil on canvas mounted on board

  • Unframed: 39 × 52 1/2 inches (99.1 × 133.4 cm)
  • Framed: 46 1/4 × 59 1/2 × 3 1/8 inches (117.5 × 151.1 × 7.9 cm)

Gift of the C. J. Glasgow Company

F68.111

On View

  • American W290

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Oil
  • Canvas
  • Genre
  • River
  • Painting (visual work)
  • Boards
  • Landscape
  • France
  • Paris

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed and dated, lower right: Ridgway Knight 1892 | Paris

Inscribed, lower right: Ridgway Knight 1892 | Paris

Provenance

C.J. Glascow Company (Detroit, Michigan, USA); 1968-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Daniel Ridgway Knight, The Water Carriers, 1892, oil on canvas mounted on board. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the C. J. Glasgow Company, F68.111.