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Emil Carlsen : Still life with fish and copper bowl, 1894.

January 1, 1894
Emil Carlsen : Still life with fish and copper bowl, 1894.

ECA Record Control Number: 1924

Archives of American Art #: 63004197

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Still life with fish and copper bowl

Alternate Work Titles:
Still life with fish and copper bowl
Still life with dead fish and copper bowl

Work Date: 1894  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 54 x 48 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen 94’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Fish

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Animal — Fish
Still Life
Still Life — Foodstuff
Still Life — Footstuff — Bread
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Fish
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Cookware

Description of Work:

2010 ( High Museum of Art Atlanta [1905- ], 1280 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309, gift of the West Foundation in honor of Gudmund Vigtel  (Accession #2010.112) ) ;
1983 Private collection of the West Foundation [1973- ], 3300 Cumberland Boulevard, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30339-5952 ;
1983 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
1977 ( Robert M. Rice Gallery [ca.1975-ca.1982], [ca.1978-ca.1982] 2010 South Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77056 |  [ca.1975-ca.1977] 2734 Virginia Street, Houston, TX 77098 ) ;
ca.1894 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1894 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1983 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “Sale Number 5055“, June 2.
1978 Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, “Robert Rice Gallery presents Emil Carlsen” also called “Paintings by American Impressionist Emil Carlsen 1853-1932″, ? – November.

– Sotheby’s, New York, NY, sale catalog, “Sale number 5055“, June 2, 1983, lot #248, illustrated: color.
– “Emil Carlsen ad for The Robert Rice Gallery”, [unknown magazine], ca.1978, illustrated: color.
– Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, exhibition catalog, “Robert Rice Gallery presents Emil Carlsen” also called “Paintings by American impressionist Emil Carlsen 1853-1932″, ? – November, #3, illustrated: color.

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Record Birth Date:
February 4, 2014

Last Update:
March 21, 2017


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