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Emil Carlsen : Peonies and Kang Hsi vase, ca.1885.

January 1, 1885
Emil Carlsen : Peonies and kang hsi vase, ca.1885.

ECA Record Control Number: 2253

Archives of American Art #: 61022466, 83940144

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Peonies and kang hsi vase

Alternate Work Titles:
2009: Peonies and kang hsi vase  [from exhibition catalog]
1979: Kang-hsi porcelains  [from auction catalog]
1978: Peonies and kang hsi vase  [from exhibition catalog]
1972: Peonies bouquet  [from exhibition catalog]

Work Date:  ca.1885  [date based on subject matter and style]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 53 x 42 inches

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

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Flowers

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Object
Object — Flower
Object — Flower — Peony
Still Life
Still Life — Flower
Still Life — Flower — Peony
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Orientalia

Description of Work:

Provenance/Ownership:
2009 ( Avery Galleries [2001- ], 100 Chetwynd Drive, Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 | 50 E. 72nd Street, Apt. 2A, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
1979 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1979 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
ca.1978 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1971 ( Kennedy Galleries [1874-1912, 1916-2005, 2005- ]  | Kennedy & Co. [1912-1916], 730 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10019 ) ;
1966 Private collection of Florence B. G. S. Carlsen [1903-1974], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s daughter-in-law ;
before 1966 Estate of Dines Carlsen [1901-1966], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s son ;
1932 Private collection of Luella May (Ruby) Carlsen [c.1869-before 1966], New York, NY, the artist’s wife ;
ca.1885 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2012 Avery Galleries, Bryn Mawr, PA, “A class of their own: Philadelphia art collectors of the Gilded Age“, October 26 – November 24.
1978 ACA (Art Dealer’s Association of America, Inc.) Galleries, New York, NY, “American flower painting: 1850-1950“, April 1-22.
1979 Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, NY, “American paintings sale”, 1979. no. 4236.
1975 Wortsman Rowe Galleries, San Francisco, CA, “The art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932“, January 10-February 21; Rubicon Gallery, Los Altos, CA, January 17-February 28; The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX, March 2-March 30; Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, April 10-May; Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, NY, June-July; The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA, August 20-October 10; The Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, November-December.
1972 Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, “American masters 1872-1972“, February 25 – March 26.

References/Citations:
– Avery Galleries, Bryn Mawr, PA, exhibition catalog, “A class of their own: Philadelphia art collectors of the Gilded Age“, October 26 – November 24, 2012, #7, illustrated: color, page 24.
– Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, NY, “American paintings sale”, 1979, lot #4236.
– ACA (Art Dealer’s Association of America, Inc.) Galleries, New York, NY, exhibition catalog, “American flower painting: 1850-1950“, April 1-22, 1978, not illustrated.
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932”, 1975, #38, illustrated: b&w.
– Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham, AL, exhibition catalog, “American masters 1872-1972“, February 25 – March 26, 1972, #21, illustrated: b&w.
– Kennedy Quarterly, volume 11, number 2, November, 1971, illustrated.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:
– Received information from Mary Villadsen, Associate Registrar of Collections and Loans from the Birmingham Museum of Art July 6, 2015.

Price History:

 

Document Information

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Digital-born Document Number:
ECA.2015.2253

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:
July 14, 2015

Last Update:
March 26, 2017

 

 


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