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Emil Carlsen : Still life [with fish and pot], 1891.

January 1, 1891
Emil Carlsen : Still life [with fish and pot], 1891.

ECA Record Control Number: 1908

Archives of American Art #: 71066247

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Still life [with fish and pot]

Alternate Work Titles:
2017: Still life [with fish and pot]  [ECA added to title to help deferentiate]
2014: Still Life  [from museum website site]

Work Date: 1891  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 35 x 42 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen 91’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Fish

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

Description of Work:

1962 ( Oakland Museum of California [1969- ], 1000 Oak St, Oakland, CA 94607 (Accession #62.102) ) ;
1962 Private estate of Solomon Upsher [1913-1961], Alameda, CA ;
before 1961 Private collection of Solomon Upsher [1913-1961] and Rhonda Ruth (Pols) Upsher [1907-1953], Alameda, CA ;
after 1891 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1891 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1999 Vance Jordan Gallery, New York, NY, “Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic“, October 28 – December 10.
1992 Crocker Art Museum, “Bountiful Harvest – 19th Century Still Life Painting,” November 15, 1991 – June 15.

– Vance Jordan Fine Art, New York, NY, exhibition catalog, “Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic“, October 28 – December 10, 1999, illustrated: color, plate #6.
– San Francisco Bay Area Biap Survey, 1975.
– “The Art of California: Selected Works from the Collection of the Oakland Museum,” Oakland, CA: Oakland Museum, 1984, pg. 70. Illustration: “The Art of California: Selected Works from the Collection of the Oakland Museum,” Oakland, CA: Oakland Museum, 1984, pg. 70.

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Record Birth Date:
August 30, 2014

Last Update:
February 18, 2017


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