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Emil Carlsen : Fish & shrimp still life, 1884.

January 1, 1884
Emil Carlsen : Fish and shrimp still life, 1884.


Emil Carlsen : Fish and shrimp still life, 1884.

Emil Carlsen : Fish and shrimp still life, 1884.

ECA Record Control Number: 1938

Archives of American Art #:  -none-

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Fish & shrimp still life

Alternate Work Titles:
ca.2017: Still life with fish and shrimp  [from dealer website]
ca.2015: Fish & shrimp still life  [from dealer website]
2000: Still life with fish and shrimp  [from auction catalog]

Work Date: 1884  [date from dealer website]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 23-1/2 x 36-1/4 inches | 23-1/2 x 36 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen. 1884.’.

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.2017 ( Josh Hardy Galleries [2009- ], 6th Avenue, Carmel, CA 93921 ) ;
ca.2015 ( Christopher Queen Galleries [1976- ], #4 John Orr’s Gardens, PO Box 28, Duncans Mills, CA 95430 ) ;
2000 ( Bonhams [1793- ], 580 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022 | 220 San Bruno Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103 ) ;
1998 Private collection of [unknown] .
1998 ( Bonhams [1793- ], 580 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022 | 220 San Bruno Ave, San Francisco, CA 94103 ) ;
ca.1884 Private collection of [unknown] .
1884 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2000 Butterfields (Bonhams), San Francisco, CA, “sale”, June 14.
1998 Bonhams, San Francisco, CA, “sale”, [unknown date].

– Butterfields (Bonhams), San Francisco, CA, sale catalog, “sale”, June 14, 2000, lot #2026.
– Butterfields (Bonhams), San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, “sale”, [unknown date], lot #[unknown].

Related Works:

ECA Notes:

Price History:
2000 – $4,600 USD
1998 – unsold


Document Information

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Digital Document Provenance:
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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:
May 2, 2017


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