Emil Carlsen : Still-life with mallard duck and barrel, ca.1898.
ECA record control number: 26414
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Still-life with mallard duck and barrel [ECA name]
Alternate work titles: Still-life with mallard duck and barrel [ECA name]
Work date: ca.1898 [based on pencil writing on verso of canvas (not in the artist’s hand)]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 36-3/4 x 50-3/4 inches
Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.
Marking type: Pencil handwritten script.
Location: Center canvas verso.
Text: ‘Given to / Miriam Bell?‘ and ‘Property of / Bob? Levin? or Lavin?’.
Description of work:
Provenance / ownership:
2019 Private collection of Patrick Gilligan [b.1946- ] & Shelley Gilligan [b.1948- ], San Francisco, CA ;
2019 ( Bonhams [1793- ], 580 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10022 ) ;
after ca.1898 Private collection of [unknown], San Francisco, CA ;
after ca.1898 ( [unknown art dealer], San Francisco, CA ) ;
ca.1898 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
2019 Bonhams [1793- ], New York, NY, “sale”, November 19.
References / citations:
– Bonhams [1793- ], New York, NY, online auction catalog, “American art”, November 19, 2019, lot #41, illustrated : color.
2019 – $9,450 USD [auction]
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:
July 16, 2019
Last updated: February 10, 2021 at 19:18 pm