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Emil Carlsen : Melons and cherries, ca.1898.

January 1, 1898
Emil Carlsen Melons and Cherries (also called Still Life), c.1893

ECA record control number: 5884

Archives of American Art #: JUL J0047815  [digital photo archives]

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Melons and cherries

Alternate work titles:
Still life
Melons and cherries

Work date: ca.1898  [based on first known exhibition date.]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 14 x 18 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: No
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA category: Still-life
ECA sub-category: Kitchen

Archives of American Art subjects:
Still Life
Still Life — Fruit
Still Life — Fruit — Apple
Still Life — Fruit — Grape
Still Life — Fruit — Pear
Still Life — Fruit — Pineapple
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Dish

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
1898 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1898 ( American Art Association [1883-1964], [1922-1964] Madison Ave and 56th Street, New York, NY 10018 | [1883-1922] 6 East 23rd Street (South Madison Square), New York, NY 10010 ) ;
1898 Private collection of Pincus Chock [1859-1919], New York, NY ;
1898 ( Bohemian Club [1872- ], 624 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94102 | 130 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94108 | 430 Pine St, San Francisco, CA 94104 | 20601 Bohemian Avenue, Monte Rio, CA 95462 ) ;
ca.1898 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
1968 The Grand Central Art Gallery, New York, NY, “Memorial exhibition Emil Carlsen & Dines Carlsen” October 22-November 9.
1898 American Art Galleries, Madison Square South, New York, NY, “American paintings belonging to Mr. P. Chock“, March 9-11.
1898 Bohemian Club, San Francisco, CA, “Bohemian Club exhibition of paintings“, December 3-10.

References / citations:
–  Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Image #JUL J0047815.
– The Grand Central Art Gallery, New York, NY, exhibition catalog, “Memorial exhibition Emil Carlsen & Dines Carlsen” October 22-November 9, 1968, #.
– The American Art Galleries, New York, NY, exhibition catalog, “American paintings belonging to Mr. P. Chock“, March 9-11, 1898, #10, not illustrated.

Related works:

ECA notes:

Price history:
1898 – $100 USD.  [retail]


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Record birth date:
April 24, 2015

Last updated: March 16, 2018 at 0:11 am

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