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Emil Carlsen : Still life with rooster, 1892.

January 1, 1892
Emil Carlsen : Still life with rooster, 1892.

ECA Record Control Number: 9840

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Still Life with Rooster

Alternate Work Titles: 
1898: Still Life (#147)  [from auction catalog]

Work Date: 1892  [from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 20 x 30 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen. 92-‘.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still Life
ECA Sub-Category: Game

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Animal — Bird
Animal — Bird — Chicken
Still Life
Still Life — Game
Still Life — Game — Bird

Description of Work:

2015 Private collection of Patrick Gilligan [b.1946- ] & Shelley Gilligan [b.1948- ], San Francisco, CA ;
ca.2015 ( Christopher Queen Galleries [1976- ], #4 John Orr’s Gardens, PO Box 28, Duncans Mills, CA 95430 ) ;
ca.1898 Private collection of [unknown] .
1898 ( American Art Association [1883-1964], [1922-1964] Madison Ave and 56th Street, New York, NY 10018 | [1883-1922] 6 East 23rd Street (South Madison Square), New York, NY 10010 ) ;
before 1898 Private collection of Pincus Chock [1859-1919], New York, NY ;
ca.1892 Private collection of Geneve Rixford Sargeant [1868-1957], 628 Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA, student and friend ;
1892 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1985 Cleaned and relined by Paul J. Wells, conservator of paintings and objects, 6020 Adeline Street, Oakland, CA
unknown California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
1898 The American Art Galleries, New York, NY, “American Paintings Belonging to Mr. P. Chock”, March 9-11.

– American Art Review Ad, July 2015.
– Tag on back of painting marked ‘California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA, Loan’.
– Card on back indicating the date of cleaning and name of conservator
– The American Art Galleries, New York, NY, Exhibition Catalog, “American Paintings Belonging to Mr. P. Chock”, March 9-11, 1898, #146, not illustrated.

Related Works:
Still Life [with rooster, cauldron and glass], 1892  [same chicken used with similar composition but reversed]

ECA Notes:

Price History:


Document Information

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Record Birth Date:
June 22, 2015

Last Update:
January 17, 2017


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