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Emil Carlsen : A student, 1883.

January 1, 1883
Emil Carlsen : A student, 1883.

ECA record control number: 1955

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: The student

Alternate work titles:
1977 : The student [from magazine ad]

Work date: 1883  [date from front of canvas]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 28 x 22 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen 83’.


ECA category: Still-life
ECA sub-category: game

Archives of American Art subjects:
Animal — Bird
Animal — Bird — Owl
Still Life
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Bird

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
ca.1977 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1977 ( Sacks and Sacks – The Art Couple, 19 East 76th Street, New York, NY  10021 ) ;
after 1883 [unknown] ;
1883 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:

References / citations:
–  American Art Review, New York, NY, “Emil Carlsen Ad for Sacks and Sacks – The Art Couple“, August, 1977, illustration : color.

Related works:
– Emil Carlsen : A philosopher, 1883.  [variation of the composition without a cup]

ECA notes:
– This is a larger version of a smaller version of the composition that Carlsen did called The philosopher, 1883.
– Ad provided by Amon Carter Center, Fort Worth, TX.

Price history:


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Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.

Document license:
Creative Commons Corporation  shareAlike (sa) license.  Some of the information contained within this document may hold further publication restrictions depending on final use.  It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine.

Image license:
The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author’s death. In other countries, legislation may differ.

Record birth date:
January 21, 2016

Last updated: April 17, 2019 at 20:07 pm


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Publication Subtitle: World's Largest Visual Reference Dedicated to the Preservation of the Work of Danish-American Impressionist/Realist Painter, Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Library of Congress Subject Authority Heading: Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932
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