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Emil Carlsen : Autumn hillside, ca.1907.

ECA record control #: 32477

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Autumn hillside  [from catalog]

Alternate work titles:
2023 : Autumn hillside  [from label on verso]
1975 : Autumn hillside  [from exhibition catalog]

Work date: ca.1907 [based on style and technique]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 9 x 7 inches

Inscribed / signed:

Verso :

Marking type: White horizontally rectangular printed and handwritten verso label with rounded corners.
Location: Top right frame verso.
Text: ‘WORTSMAN / [WR logo] / ROWE GALLERIES INC. / 575 Sutter Street · San Francisco, California 94102 · (415) 433-1576 / TITLE [printed] AUTUMN HILLSIDE [handwritten] / ARTIST [printed] EMIL CARLSEN [handwritten] / MEDIUM [printed] OIL ON CANVAS [printed] SIZE [printed] 7 x 9 [handwritten] / NO [printed] E-229 [handwritten] DATE [printed] PRICE [printed]’.

Marking type: Long horizontal rectangular white label with red boxes/bars printed along top and rounded corners.
Location: Stretcher top right verso.
Text: ‘BAIRD COLLECTION…(Monterey Museum) [printed] / Inv.# [printed] 78 [handwritten with underline] Artist: [printed] EMIL CARLSEN [handwritten with underline]’.

ECA category: Landscape
ECA sub-category: Hills

Archives of American Art subjects:

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2023 Private collection of Thomas Flynn, Fairfield, CT ;
ca.2009 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.2007 ( Monterey Museum of Art 559 Pacific Street Monterey CA 93940 ) ;
ca.1992 Private collection of Mary Beth Baird (ca.1934-) and Mellon “Bud” Baird (ca.1934-), by decent ;
ca.1975 Private collection of Joseph Armstrong Baird Jr (1922-1992) ;
1975 ( Wortsman Rowe Fine Arts Inc [1972-1975], 516 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California 94102 ) ;
1975 Estate of Florence B. G. S. Carlsen [1903-1974], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s daughter-in-law ;
1966 Private collection of Florence B. G. S. Carlsen [1903-1974], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s daughter-in-law ;
before 1966 Private estate of Dines Carlsen [1901-1966], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s son ;
1932 Private collection of Luella May (Ruby) Carlsen [c.1869-before 1966], New York, NY, the artist’s wife ;
ca.1907 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
1975 Rubicon-Wortsman Rowe Galleries San Francisco CA Art of Emil Carlsen : 1853-1932 January 17 – February 28.

– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, not pictured, #229.

ECA notes:
– contacted directly by the owner of the painting, August 8, 2023.

Price history:
2023 – [unknown]


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Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.

Document license:
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Image license:
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:
August 11, 2023

Last updated: on March 8, 2024