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Emil Carlsen : Oriental still life, 1901.

January 1, 1901
Emil Carlsen : Oriental still life, 1901.

ECA Record Control Number: 1834

Archives of American Art #: 61507076

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Oriental still life

Alternate Work Titles:
2015: Oriental still life  [ECA reverted back to original title for clarification]
1992: Still life with chinese objects  [from auction catalog]
1963: Oriental still life  [from AAA listing]

Work Date: 1901  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on panel
Work Dimensions: 11-3/4 x 10 inches | 12 x 10 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower left and lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’  ‘1901’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Orientalia

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Still Life
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Orientalia
Ethnic — Chinese

Description of Work:

1992 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1992 ( Christie’s [1766- ], Rockefeller Center, 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020 ) ;
1980s Private collection of [unknown] ;
1981 Private collection of Frederick Robinson Koch [1933- ], New York, NY ;
ca.1975 ( Hammer Galleriers [1928- ], 32 East 67th Street, Second Floor, New York, NY 10065 ) ;
1963 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1963 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
1901 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1992 Christie’s, New York, NY, “sale”, December 2.
1963 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “sale”, unknown date.

– Christie’s, New York, NY, sale catalog, “sale”, December 2, 1992, lot #139.
– Sotheby’s, New York, NY, sale catalog, number 2211, “sale”, 1963, lot #26.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:

Price History:
1992 – $4,400 USD  [auction]


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Record Birth Date:
June 18, 2015

Last Update:
March 9, 2017


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