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Emil Carlsen : Fisherman and boy, 1876.

Emil Carlsen Fisherman and Boy, 1876
Emil Carlsen Fisherman and Boy, 1876


ECA Record Control Number: 3553

Archives of American Art #: 83940031

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Fisherman and boy

Alternate Work Titles:
1975: Fisherman and boy [from exhibition catalog]

Work Date: 1876 [date from front of canvas]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 12 x 10 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘S. Emile. Carlsen. 76.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: People
ECA Sub-Category: Genre

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Architecture — Boat
Architecture — Boat — Rowboat

Description of Work:

1999 Private collection of Christopher B. Mailman [1966- ] and Simone M. (Mittelstadt) Mailman [1968- ], New York, NY ;
1999 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York 10021 ) ;
1998 ( Bakker Boccelli Fine Art [ca.1987- ] | S. B. Auctioneers | S.B. and Company Auctioneers | 358 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139 ) ;
ca.1995 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY ;
1995 ( Thirteenth Colony Arts, LLC [2005- ] | [1992-2005] C. Duncan Connelly Fine Art | P.O. Box 15522, Atlanta, Ga 30333 | 2300 Peachtree Rd. Suite B-108, Atlanta, GA 30309 ) ;
1985 Private collection of [unknown], Winchester, VA ;
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 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 ;
1876 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1999 Sotheby’s, New York, NY, “sale”, [unknown date].
1998 Bakker Boccelli Fine Art, Cambridge, MA, “sale” November 22.
1975 Wortsman Rowe Galleries, San Francisco, CA, “The Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932“, January 10-February 21; Rubicon Gallery, Los Altos, CA, January 17-February 28; The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX, March 2-March 30; Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, April 10-May; Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, NY, June-July; The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA, August 20-October 10; The Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, November-December.

– C. Duncan Connelly. “Carlsens that have passed through our hands.” Email with attachment of pictures and list of works to Bill Indursky, Emil Carlsen Archives. April 18, 2017 at 9:13 PM.
– “Soren Emil Carlsen: The Hammershoi of Manhattan” by Kim Lykke Jensen, Narayana Press, Gylling, Denmark, 2008, illustrated: B&W, page 12, figure 5.
– Sotheby’s New York, NY, sale catalog, [unknown date].
– Bakker Boccelli Fine Art, Cambridge, MA, sale catalog, “sale”, November 22, 1998, lot# 101.
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, Exhibition Catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932”, 1975, #35.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:
– Painted in Paris, France.

Price History:
1999 – ?
1998 – unsold.
1975 – ?


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Record Birth Date:
August 10, 2014

Last Update:
April 20, 2017