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Emil Carlsen : Salmagundi box (#14), 1915.

January 1, 1915
Emil Carlsen No Image

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.

Verso: 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 .

Exhibition history:
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.

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Price history:
1915 – $75 USD.  [retail]


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Record birth date:
March 3, 2018

Last updated: March 4, 2018 at 3:54 am


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