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Emil Carlsen : The green pitcher, 1905.

January 1, 1905
Emil Carlsen The green pitcher, 1905


Emil Carlsen The green pitcher, 1905

Emil Carlsen The green pitcher, 1905

Emil Carlsen The green pitcher, 1905

Emil Carlsen The green pitcher, 1905

ECA Record Control Number: 1716

Archives of American Art #: 63000253

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: The green pitcher

Alternate Work Titles:
1994: The green pitcher  [from auction catalog]
1980: Still life  [from auction catalog]

Work Date: 1905  [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on panel
Work Dimensions: 16 x 20 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen. 1905.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Still life
ECA Sub-Category: Brown

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Object — Vegetable
Object — Vegetable — Onion
Still Life
Still Life — Other
Still Life — Other — Container
Still Life — Vegetable
Still Life — Vegetable — Onion

Description of Work:

2017 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
1994 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY ;
1994 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
ca.1905 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1905 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2017 Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “Sale #NO9633 – American art”, April 7.
1994 Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “Important American paintings, drawings and sculpture”, March 31.

Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, online auction catalog, “Sale #NO9633 – American art”, April 7, 2017, lot #56, illustrated online : color.
Emil Carlsen: Quiet Magic by Vance Jordan Gallery, New York, NY, 1999, figure 31 [in the essay].
– Sotheby’s New York, NY, sale catalog, “Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture”, March 31, 1994, lot #115, illustrated: b&w.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:
– CONDITION REPORT: SURFACE: in good condition; UNDER ULTRA VIOLET: minor cracq fill-in at right in a couple of spots; aside from these, a few scattered dots of inpaint.

Price History:
2017 – 10,000 USD [auction] ; 
1994 – $11,213 USD [auction] ;


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The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author’s death. In other countries, legislation may differ.

Record Birth Date:
February 4, 2014

Last Update:
February 23, 2017


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