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Emil Carlsen : Still life with yellow roses, ca.1883.

January 1, 1883
Emil Carlsen : Still life with yellow roses, ca.1883.

ECA Record Control Number: 2403

Archives of American Art #: 8A670006

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable work

Work Title: Still life with yellow roses

Alternate Work Titles:
2011: Still life with yellow roses
1991: Yellow roses

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

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 27-1/8 x 40-1/2 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Flowers

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Object — Flower
Object — Flower — Rose
Still Life
Still Life — Flower
Still Life — Flower —  Rose
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Other — Cookware

Description of Work:

1985 ( Museum of Fine Arts, Houston [1900- ], 1001 Bissonnet St, Houston, TX 77005 ) ;
before 1985 Private collection of David R. Wintermann [1911-1997] and Eula G. Wintermann [1912-2000], Eagle Lake, TX ;
ca.1985 ( Meredith Long & Company [1957- ], 2323 San Felipe, Houston, TX  77019 ) ;
after ca.1883 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1883 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2006-2008 American Embassy, Bern, Switzerland, “On display”, October 2006 – December 2008. (OL.366)
2000 “Loaned to Mrs. William Kilroy, Sr., Houston, TX”, February 17 – September 5.  (In exchange for the loan of her Fitz Hugh Lane painting during the Beck building inauguration (LN:2000.15)).
1994-1995 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, “American painters in the age of impressionism”, December 4, 1994 – March 26, 1995.
1989-1992 The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, “The best of times: intimate American paintings from the turn of the century“, January 14 – April 16, 1989; Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, Louisiana  May 20 –  July 30, 1989; The Art Center, Waco, Texas, August 21 – October 4, 1989; Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman Oklahoma October 21, 1989 – January 14, 1990; Louisiana Arts & Science Center, Baton Rouge, Louisiana  February 2 – April 15,1990; Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, Texas,  May 5 –  June 17, 1990; Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene, Texas August 11 – October 28, 1990; Wichita Falls Museum & Art Center, Wichita Falls, Texas  November 11, 1990 – January 20. 1991; Meadows Museum of Art, Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana, February  3 –  March 31, 1991: Longview Museum and Arts Canter, Longview, Texas, April 7 – July 13, 1991; Live Oak Art Center, Columbus, Texas, December 13, 1991 – January 31, 1992.
1973 Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, TX, “Emil Carlsen exhibition”, March 4-28.

– “Emil Carlsen object list” provided by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, July 21, 2016.
Wikimedia Commons, Google Art Project.
– Journal of American Medical Association, “The cover” by Janet M Torpy, MD, September 28, 2011, volume 306, number 12, page 1296.
– Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, “American painters in the age of impressionism” by Emily Ballew Neff, and George T. M. Shackelford, 1995, #29, illustrated.
– The Paris News, Paris, TX, “The best of times exhibit“, April 25 1991, page 28.
– The Baytown Sun, Baytown, TX, “Wintermanns give American realism paintings“, September 19, 1985, page 10.
– Del Rio News Herald, “Houston Museum gets 62 paintings“, September 5, 1985, page 6.

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ECA Notes:
– Additional information provided by the Museum of Art, Houston.

Price History:


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Record Birth Date:
August 29, 2016

Last Update:
May 10, 2017



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