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Emil Carlsen : Roses, 1895.

January 1, 1895
Emil Carlsen : Roses, 1895.

ECA Record Control Number: 2941

Archives of American Art #: 56440012

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Roses 

Alternate Work Titles:
2014: Roses  [from museum website]
2013?: Flowers in vase  [unclear if where this is from and what date]
1975: Flower piece  [from AAA museum listing]

Work Date: 1895  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 35-1/8 x 25 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen. 95.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Flowers

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Object — Flower
Object — Flower — Rose
Still Life
Still Life — Flower
Still Life — Flower —  Rose
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Cookware

Description of Work:
“Still life depicting pink roses in a white ceramic vase, with fading blossoms and petals scattered across the tabletop. Next to the vase is a round gold dish, or mold, with an impression of a bird in the bottom.”  Citation: AAA website.

1952 ( Frye Art Museum [1952- ], 704 Terry Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, Charles and Emma Frye collection, (Accession #1952.023) ) ;
1940 Private estate of Charles Frye [1858-1940] and Emma Frye [1860-1934], Seattle, WA ;
ca.1895 Private collection of Charles Frye [1858-1940] and Emma Frye [1860-1934], Seattle, WA ;
1895 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2013-2014 Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA, “Frye salon”, September 21, 2013 – September 14, 2014.

Frye Art Museum website, Accessed February 27, 2014 [[http://fryemuseum.org]]
Frye Art Museum website, Accessed October 25, 2015, [[http://fryemuseum.org/exhibition/5298]]
– Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA, “Frye Art Museum 2013 annual report”, page 14, not illustrated.
The Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum : a handbook of the collection by the Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA, 1989, page 21, illustrated on page 21.

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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 27, 2014

Last Update:
May 15, 2017


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