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Emil Carlsen : Day’s catch, ca.1892.

January 1, 1892
Emil Carlsen Day's Catch, ca.1892

ECA Record Control Number: 1883

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Day’s catch

Alternate Work Titles:
2001: Day’s catch  [from dealer website]
2001: Hanging smelt  [from auction catalog]

Work Date: ca.1892  [date based on similar paintings with same theme and color palette.]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on board
Work Dimensions: 17-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still Life
ECA Sub-Category: Fish

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Animal — Fish
Still Life
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Fish

Description of Work:

ca.2015 Private collection of [unknown] .
ca.2015 ( Christopher Queen Galleries [1976- ], #4 John Orr’s Gardens, PO Box 28, Duncans Mills, CA 95430 ) ;
ca.2001 Private collection of [unknown] .
2001 ( Christie’s [1766- ], Rockefeller Center, 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020 ) ;
after ca.1892 Private collection of [unknown] .
ca.1892 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2001 Christie’s, Los Angeles, CA, “sale”, May 2.

– Christie’s, Los Angeles, CA, Sale Catalog, “sale”, May 2, 2001, lot #129.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:

Price History:
2001 – $2,350 USD


Document Information

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Document License:
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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:
February 5, 2014

Last Update:
January 17, 2017


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