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Emil Carlsen : Still life with gourds and bowl, ca.1883.

January 1, 1883
Emil Carlsen : Still life with gourds and bowl, ca.1883.

ECA record control number: 1625

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Still life with gourds and bowl

Alternate work titles:
Still life with gourds

Work date: ca.1883  [date based on general palette and technique]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 20 x 22 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.

Verso: Unknown.

ECA category: Still-life
ECA sub-category: Kitchen

Archives of American Art subjects:
Still Life
Still Life — Fruit
Still Life — Fruit — Pumpkin
Still Life — Vegetable
Still Life — Vegetable — Onion
Still Life — Vegetable — Gourd

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2010 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2010 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
2009 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2009 ( Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], 6116 Skyline Dr. Ste. 1 Houston, TX 77057 ) ;
after ca.1953 ( Rainone Galleries, Inc. (1953- ) 1212 West Park Row Drive, Arlington, TX 76013 ) ;
ca.1883 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2010 Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “Sale”, September 29.
2009 Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], Houston, TX, “Sale”, March 8.
ca.1900s Salmagundi Club, New York, NY, “[unknown exhibition]”, [unknown date].
ca.1900s National Academy of Design, New York, NY, “[unknown exhibition]”, [unknown date].

References / citations:
Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, sale catalog, “Sale”, September 29, 2010, lot #117.
Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], Houston, TX, sale catalog, “Sale”, March 8, 2009, lot #434.

Related works:

ECA notes:

Price history:
2010 – unsold
2009 – $12,000 USD


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Record birth date:
November 14, 2014

Last updated: September 22, 2018 at 14:30 pm


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