4 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 50,000
Estimate USD 40,000 - USD 60,000
Daniel Ridgway Knight (Philadelphia 1839-1924 Paris)
The New Puppy
signed, inscribed and dated 'Ridgway Knight Paris 1912' (lower right)
oil on canvas
22 x 18½ in. (55.9 x 47 cm.)
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We wish to thank Howard L. Rehs for his assistance in cataloguing and authenticating this work which will be included in his forthcoming catalogue raisonné to be published by Rehs Galleries, Inc.
Anonymous sale; Plaza Art Galleries, New York, 16 November 1939, lot 43.
with Renaissance Galleries, Philadelphia.
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