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Emil Carlsen : Still life [with chicken], 1892.

January 1, 1892
Emil Carlsen Still Life (The White Rooster), 1892

ECA Record Control Number: 2150

Archives of American Art #: 80240026, 83910005

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Still life (with chicken)

Alternate Work Titles:
after 1999: Still life (with chicken)
1999: Still life (The White Rooster)

Work Date: 1892  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 33-1/2 x 24-1/2 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlasen. 92.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Game

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Animal — Bird
Animal — Bird — Chicken
Still Life
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Bird

Description of Work:

1925 ( Mills College Art Museum [1925- ], Mills College, 5000 MacArthur Boulevard, Oakland, CA 94613 ) ;
ca.1892 Private collection of Albert Maurice Bender [1866-1941], San Francisco, CA ;
1892 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist ,

Exhibition History:
1999 Vance Jordan Gallery, New York, NY, “Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic“, October 28 – December 10.
1971 California Historical Society, San Francisco, CA, “Artist-Teacher & Pupils: First 50 Yrs. 1871-1921”
1926-1927 California Palace of Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA, “First Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artist,” November 15, 1926 – January 30, 1927.

– Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, Exhibition Catalog, “Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic“, October 28 – December 10, 1999, #9.
– California Historical Society, San Francisco, Exhibition Catalog, “Artist-Teacher & Pupils:First 50 Yrs. 1871-1921”, 1971.
– California Palace of Legion of Honor, Exhibition Catalog, “First Exhibition of Selected Paintings by American Artist,” November 15, 1926 – January 30, 1927.

Related Works:
Still Life: Guinea Hen/Copper, 1892  [similar composition from the same year]

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Record Birth Date:
August 30, 2014

Last Update:
February 16, 2017


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