Emil Carlsen Still life [with oranges and pot], 1908.
ECA Record Control Number: 1213
Archives of American Art #: 49520034
Record Level: Item
Record Type: Movable Work
Work Title: Still life [with oranges and pot]
Alternate Work Titles:
2017: Still life [with oranges and pot] [ECA added to the title for clarification]
2014: Still life [from article mention]
Work Date: 1908 [date from magazine article]
Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work Medium: Oil
Work Dimensions: 22-1/2 x 25-1/2 inches
Location: At lower right.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.
Description of Work:
“Two warm orange and yellow peaches, one in front of the other, sit next to a copper cup. Light shines from the left, highlighting one side of each of the objects.”
1929 ( Parthenon in Nashville [1897- ], 2500 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203, Bequest of James M. Cowan [1858-1930] (Accession #29.1.21) ) ;
ca.1908 Private collection of James M. Cowan [1858-1930], Nashville, TN ;
ca.1908 ( Bauer-Folsom Galleries [1908-1921] | Folsom Galleries [1908-1921], 396 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 11215 ) ; [needs cross confirmation from sales info]
1908 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
1987-1988 Boise Gallery of Art, Boise, ID, 1987; Fine Arts Museum of the South, Mobile, AL, 1987; Muscarelle Museum of Art, Williamsburg, VA,1987; Bergstrom-Mahler Museum, Neenah,WI, 1988; Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL, 1988; Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN, 1988.
– The Cowan Collection Catalogue, 1982, page 34.
– The Magazine Antiques, New York, NY, November, 1980, illustrated: color on page 994.
– Museum confirmed ownership with ECA via email February 21, 2017.
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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:
February 2, 2014
February 18, 2017