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Emil Carlsen : Still life of copper and brass, 1889.

January 1, 1889
Emil Carlsen : Still life of copper and brass, 1889.

ECA record control number: 7815

Archives of American Art #:  -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Still life of copper and brass

Alternate work titles:
1891: Still life of copper and brass  [from illustrated newspaper article]

Work date: 1889  [from front of canvas & newspaper article]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: ? x ? inches

Inscribed/signed front:
Location: unknown
Dated: Yes.
Text: ?

Verso: unknown

ECA category: Still life
ECA sub-category: Kitchen

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Still Life
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Dish

Description of work:

1910 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1889 Private collection of Frederick W. Zeile [1856-1910], San Francisco, CA ;
1889 ( San Francisco Art Association [1871-1920] | California School of Design [1873-1905] | Mark Hopkins Institute of Art [1893-1906] | Palace of Fine Arts [1915-1945] | The Western Round Table on Modern Art [1949] | San Francisco Art Institute [1911-1978] | San Francisco Museum of Art [1921-1970] ) ;
1889 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
1909 The Sketch Club, San Francisco, CA, “Spring exhibition”, April 10 – ?.
1901 San Francisco Art Association, Mark Hopkins Institute of Art, San Francisco, CA, “Exhibition“, x?-x?
1889 Society of American Artists, New York, NY, “Eleventh annual exhibition”, ? – ?

Oakland Tribune, Oakland, CA, “The meddler… : the sketch club exhibition”, Saturday, April 10, 1909, page 10, not illustrated.
– The San Francisco Art Association, Mark Hopkins Institute of Art, San Francisco, CA, “Exhibition“, x?-x?, 1901, #25, not illustrated.
– San Francisco Examiner, San Francisco, CA, “Flying from philistines”, September 27, 1891, page 13, column 1-3, illustrated: b&w.

Related works:

ECA notes:
– Painting may have been destroyed in the San Francisco, CA Earthquake of 1906.

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February 14, 2015

Last updated: July 21, 2017 at 7:47 am

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