29 November 2007
Daniel Ridgway Knight (1839-1924)
A Pensive Moment
signed 'Ridgway Knight. Paris' (lower left)
oil on canvas laid down on board
46¼ x 35¾ in. (117.5 x 90.8 cm.)
Private collection, 1978.
Sotheby's, New York, 3 December 1997, lot 17.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
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We would like to thank Howard L. Rehs of Rehs Galleries, Inc. for kindly confirming the authenticity of this lot, which will be included in their forthcoming catalogue raisonné, www.ridgwayknight.com.
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