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Emil Carlsen : Still life, ca.1915.

January 1, 1915
Emil Carlsen : Still life, ca.1915.

ECA record control number: 1585

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Still life

Alternate work titles:
1915: Still life

Work date: ca.1915  [date based on similar painting’s earliest known exhibition date.]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas mounted on panel
Work dimensions: 16 x 17-1/4 inches | 16-1/4 x 17-1/4 inches

Inscribed/signed front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’

Verso: unknown

ECA category: Still Life
ECA sub-category: Kitchen

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Object — Vegetable
Object — Vegetable — Onion
Still Life
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Cookware

Description of work:

ca.2017 ( Debra Force Fine Art [1999- ], 13 E 69th St # 4F, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
ca.2012 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY ;
ca.2012 ( Island Weiss Gallery [1995- ], 201 East 69th Street, Penthouse M, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
ca.1999 Private collection of [unknown], Bloomfield Hills, MI ;
ca.1998 ( Vance Jordan Fine Art [1987-2003], 958 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10021 | Jordan-Volpe Gallery [c.1978-1987], 457 West Broadway, New York, NY ) ;
ca.1998 Private estate of Anna (Weir Ely) Smith [1918-1998], Windham, CT, Caroline Weir’s daughter ;
ca.1973 Private collection of Anna (Weir Ely) Smith [1918-1998], Windham, CT, Caroline Weir’s daughter ;
ca.1919 Private collection of Caroline Weir Ely [1884-1973], Windham, CT, Weir’s daughter ;
1915 Private collection of J. Alden Weir (1852-1919), Windham, CT | New York, NY, fellow artist and friend of Carlsen ;
ca.1915 ( Macbeth Gallery, The [1892-1953], [1935-1953] 11 East Fifty-seventh Street | [1924-1934] 15 East Fifty-seventh Street | [1906-1923] 450 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY | [1892-1905] 237 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY ) ;
ca.1915 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2012 The Ranney School, Tinton Falls, NJ, “Two Rivers Antiques and Art Show”, September 28 – 30.
1999 Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, “Quiet Magic: The Still-Life Paintings of Emil Carlsen“, October 28 – December 10.

– Island Weiss Gallery, New York, NY, website accessed October 25, 2015, [[http://islandweiss.com/exhibitions]]
– “Soren Emil Carlsen: The Hammershoi of Manhattan” by Kim Lykke Jensen, Narayana Press, Gylling, Denmark, 2008, illustrated: color, page 79, figure 61.
– Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, Exhibition Catalog, “Quiet Magic: The Still-Life Paintings of Emil Carlsen“, October 28 – December 10, 1999, #27.

Related works:
The Chocolate Pot, ca.1917  [painted with around the same date, using very similar technique and color palette.]

ECA notes:

Price history:
2017: $100.000 – $150,000 USD  [retail]


Document information

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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.

Document license:
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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:
February 2, 2014

Last updated: August 13, 2017 at 19:06 pm


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