Emil Carlsen : Salmagundi box (#14), 1915.
ECA record control number: 25124
Archives of American Art #:
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Salmagundi box (#14) [title assigned by ECA since no title known]
Alternate work titles:
2018 : Salmagundi box (#14) [title assigned by ECA since no title known]
1915 : #14
Work date: 1915 [date from article]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: custom composition oval box of lint, cement and glue
Work dimensions: 8 x 12 x approx. 8 inches
Inscribed / signed front: unknown.
ECA category: Landscape?
ECA sub-category: Trees?
Archives of American Art subjects:
Description of work:
Provenance / ownership:
ca.1915 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1915 ( Reinhardt Galleries [1911-1937], 730 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY ) ;
1915 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
1915 Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, “Member painted Louis XVI-style jewel boxes [in lieu of the annual painted mug sale]”, March 8.
References / citations:
– New York Times, New York, NY, “Boxes that are worth their weight in gold : Salmagundi Club’s famous members have painted them and each is a work of art. Designed in Louis XVI style”, February 21, 1915, page SM18, not illustrated.
1915 – $75 USD. [retail]
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Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.
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Record birth date:
March 3, 2018
Last updated: March 4, 2018 at 3:54 am