Paintings by Emil Carlsen seen at Mills College Art Museum, Oakland - Still Life (With Chicken)

Still Life (With Chicken)

An oil on canvas painting of a white hen tied in reverse was found at Mills College Art Museum. Titled Still Life (With Chicken), this piece was done by Emil Carlsen. This talented artist has successfully represented the harsh reality of life.
"While this artwork may offend the sensibilities of modern viewers who wish to forget where their meal came from, they are magnificent examples of their genre."