Emil Carlsen : Woman feeding chickens, 1896.
ECA record control number: 16801
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Woman feeding chickens
Alternate work titles:
1938 : Woman feeding chickens [from illustrated newspaper article]
Work date: 1896 [date from front of canvas.]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 48 x 30 inches
Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower right.
Text: “Emil. Carlsen. Paris. ’96’
Archives of American Art subjects:
Animal — Bird
Animal — Bird — Chicken
Architecture exterior — Domestic
Figure female — Full length
Occupation — Farm
Description of work:
Provenance / ownership:
2004 Private estate of Dixie Dee (Claflin) Daleiden [1933-2004] trust, Kevin Daleiden [ca.1967- ] possession, Fond Du Lac, WI ;
1938 Private collection of Dixie Dee (Claflin) Daleiden [1933-2004], Chicago, IL, daughter of E. C. Claflin ;
1937 Private collection of E. C. Claflin [?-?], Lombard, IL ;
1937 ( Hahn Moving and Storage Co. of Wheaton [ca.1930s-ca.1990s] | Hahn’s Storage Company | Hahn’s Storage Co. of Wheaton, 312 West Front Street, Wheaton, MA, owner Gerold J. Hahn [1902-1997] ) ;
ca.1896 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1896 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
References / citations:
– ECA Contacted directly by the current owner via Facebook on March 22, 2018 with more information on the painting.
– The Decatur Daily Review, Decatur, IL, “Oil painting proves ‘find’”, January 25, 1938, Page 11, not illustrated.
– The Evening Independent, Massillon, OH, “$35 piece of art now worth $2,000”, January 25, 1938, Page 3, not illustrated.
– Illinois Journal, “Acquires art treasure : DuPage County credit bureau manager pays $35 for $2,000 painting“, January 17, 1938, illustrated : b&w.
1937 – $35 USD [retail – found to be worth $2,000 in 1937]
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:
December 21, 2016
Last updated: March 22, 2018 at 19:01 pm