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Emil Carlsen : Still life ducks and copper, ca.1897.

January 1, 1892
Emil Carlsen : Still life ducks and copper, ca.1897.

ECA Record Control Number: 2082

Archives of American Art #: 80043019

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Still life ducks and copper

Alternate Work Titles:
2008: Still life ducks and copper  [from dealer information]
1984: Still life  [from auction catalog]

Work Date:  ca.1897 [dated based on similar compositions and technique of other known paintings]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches

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

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Game

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Animal — Bird
Animal — Bird — Duck
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Bird
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Cookware

Description of Work:

ca.2008 ( David David Gallery, Inc. [1910- ], 260 S 18th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103) ;
1984 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1984 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
ca.1897 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1897 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1984 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “sale”, [unknown date].

– Sotheby’s, New York, NY, exhibition catalog, “sale”, 1984, #9, illustrated: b&w as Still life.
– The Magazine Antiques, New York, NY, “David David Gallery ad”, illustrated: color, page 154.

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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 7, 2014

Last Update:
February 25, 2017



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