Details
Soren Emil Carlsen (1853-1932)
Oriental Still Life
signed and dated 'Emil. Carlsen. 1904.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
30 x 25 in. (76.2 x 63.5 cm.)
Painted in 1904.
Provenance
Maxwell Galleries, San Francisco, California.
Private collection, Palm Beach, Florida.
Estate of the above.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Exhibited
San Francisco, California, Maxwell Galleries, Maxwell Galleries/Paris International 1865-1945, October 8-30, 1965.
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The present work is possibly Emil Carlsen's earliest use of a yellow background in his Orientalist-style paintings.

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