French Sculpture Census

crédits photo : 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts
© artiste : public domain

BERNARD, Émile
Lille, Nord 1868 - Paris 1941

Porteuses d'eau sur les bords du Nil
Water Carriers on the Banks of the Nile

1894
bois d'acajou africain avec polychromie partielle

relief
50.8 x 47 x 2.5

N° d'inv. : 2004.74
Credit Line : Museum Purchase, European Sculpture and Decorative Arts General Fund, J. de Grimme Memorial Endowment Fund, and funds from Mr. & Mrs. Richard Brodie, Ruth Rattner, Jacqueline Eckhous, Robert Welchli and Lillian & Nathan Shaye; gift of Anna Thomson Dodge by exchange

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts

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Historique

  • 1894, exécuté au Caire, Egypte
  • 2004, achat du musée, fonds général du département European Sculpture and Decorative Arts, fonds J. de Grimme Memorial Endowment, et fonds provenant de Mr. & Mrs. Richard Brodie, Ruth Rattner, Jacqueline Eckhous, Robert Welchli et Lillian & Nathan Shaye; don de Anna Thomson Dodge par échange

Bibliographie

  • 2007 Darr and Gallagher
    A.P. Darr & B. Gallagher, "Recent acquisitions (2000-2006) of European sculpture and decorative arts at The Detroit Institute of Arts," The Burlington Magazine, 149, June 2007, p. 454, pl. XIX (ill)