Emil Carlsen : Still life with cherries, melon and nectarine, ca.1893.
ECA record control number: 1423
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Still life with cherries, melon and nectarine
Alternate work titles:
1993: Still life with cherries, melon and nectarine [from auction catalog]
?: Still life with cherries [unknown]
Work date: ca.1893 [date based on palette and the known dated same still life items in the composition.]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 20 x 24 inches
Location: At lower right.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.
Description of work:
2017 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2017 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
1993 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1993 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
ca. 1970s ( Gerald Peters Gallery [1972- ], 1005 Paseo de Peralta, Santa Fe, NM 87501 | [1992- ] 24 East 78th Street, New York, NY 10075 ) ;
after 1893 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1893 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
2017 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “Sale”, October 6.
1993 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “Sale”, September 23.
– Sotheby’s, New York, NY, sale catalog, “Sale”, October 6, 2017, lot #142, illustrated: color on page 98.
– Sotheby’s, New York, NY, sale catalog, “Sale”, September 23, 1993, lot #144, illustrated: b&w.
– Condition report : Oil on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition aside from scattered, faint craquelure and stretcher bar marks. There are 4 small patches on the reverse. UNDER UV: A few scattered dots of inpainting, four of which correspond to the patches on the reverse. Work presents nicely and is ready to hang.
2017 – $22,500 USD [auction]
1993 – $24,150 USD [auction]
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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.
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Record birth date:
November 2, 2014
Last updated: October 29, 2017 at 12:58 pm