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Emil Carlsen : Still life—the fan, 1918.

January 1, 1918
Emil Carlsen : Still life—the fan, 1918.

ECA Record Control Number: 1317

Archives of American Art #: 73530027, 28110315, 28110016, JUL J0047778

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable work

Work Title: Still life—the fan

Alternate Work Titles:
Still life—the fan

Work Date: 1918  [date from museum website]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 15 x 18 inches

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

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still Life
ECA Sub-Category: Asian

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Still Life
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Vase
Ethnic
Ethnic — Chinese

Description of Work:

Provenance/Ownership:
1919 ( Saint Louis Art Museum [1881- ], One Fine Arts Drive, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO 63110-1380  (Accession #14:1919) ) ;
1918 ( 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 ) ;
1918 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1982 St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, “Impressionism reflected: American art 1890-1920”, May 8 – June 27.
1972 M. H. De Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA, “The color of mood: American tonalism 1880-1910“, January 22 – April 2.
1947 Chase Hotel, St. Louis, MO, “title of exhibition unknown”, February 11 – 17.
1999 Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, “Quiet magic: the still-life paintings of Emil Carlsen“, October 28 – December 10.
1918 Macbeth Gallery, New York, NY, “Second annual exhibition of intimate paintings”, December 1? – 31, 1918.

References/Citations:
– “Soren Emil Carlsen: the hammershoi of Manhattan” by Kim Lykke Jensen, Narayana Press, Gylling, Denmark, 2008, illustrated: color, page 66, figure 48.
– Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, Exhibition Catalog, “Quiet magic: the still-life paintings of Emil Carlsen“, October 28 – December 10, 1999, #32.
– St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, “American impressionism glows in show at museum” & ” Art show“, May 6, 1982, page 1 & 4, illustrated: b&w.
– California Art Research, Volume Four, Abstract from WPA Project 2874 (O.P. 65-3-3632), San Francisco, CA, January, 1937, pg. 50-51.
City Art Museum catalogue of paintings, 3rd edition by St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, 1924, illustrated, page opposite 17.
Pots and Pans or Studies In Still-Life Painting by Arthur Edwin Bye, Princeton, NJ, 1921, pages 213-222, not illustrated.
– Scriber’s, New York, NY, “The Macbeth Gallery [ad]“, December 1919, page 7.
– Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Image #JUL J0047778.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:

– St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, “American impressionism glows in show at museum” & ” Art show“, May 6, 1982, page 1 & 4, illustrated: b&w.
…”Emil Carlsen’s two lovely, hushed still lifes are delicately and gracefully rendered in dim light.”

Price History:

 

Document Information

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Digital-born Document Number:
ECA.2014.1317

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Record Birth Date:
February 15, 2014

Last Update:
June 18, 2017

 

 

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