Emil Carlsen : Still-life with dual swans, 1886.
ECA record control number: 24362
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Still-life with dual swans
Alternate work titles:
2017 : Still-life with dual swans [name assigned by ECA]
Work date: 1886 [from front of canvas]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 31 x 71 inches
Location: At lower right.
Text: ‘Emile. Carlsen. 1886. / S. Emile Carls[en is faded].‘.
Description of work:
ca.2000s Private collection of Claudia Edwina Simon [1951- ], Andover, MA, (daughter) by descent ;
1973 Private collection of Edwina Maria (Mansfield) Simon [1925- ], (daughter) by descent ;
1929 Private collection of Kenneth Mansfield [1887-1973] & Edwinn “Edwina” Magna (Bellows) Mansfield [1890-1959], Scituate, MA, (son) by descent ;
ca.1886 Private collection of Edward Austin (Trowbridge) Mansfield [1861-1929] & Ella Verona (Scates) Mansfield [1866-1906], Quincy, MA [may have possibly been purchased by Edward’s mother, Catherine, as a wedding present (the two swans together forever may also suggest a wedding gift) but, may have been purchased by a young Edward in his late 20s (Edward’s parents: Thomas Trowbridge Mansfield [1839-1876] & Catherine Robinson (Hurlbut) Trowbridge Mansfield [1837-1901], Meriden, CT | New Haven, CT)] ;
1886 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist. [Boston]
– Originally sent by the current owner via email with pictures and story of the provenance email id #B03B277B-2D7A-4927-B06E-EF3B0484E594@comcast.net on October 25, 2017.
1999 – $15,000 USD [insurance value]
Digital-born document number:
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:
October 26, 2017
Last updated: March 16, 2019 at 3:25 am