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January 1, 1871

ECA control number: 22116

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Record type: Timeline year

Artist time line: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Year: 1871

Subject age: 23 years old

Denmark—Elsinore [Helsingør]

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– Carlsen enters the Danish army (required military service).
– Profession listed as painter rather than architect.
– Military records record Emil to be 66.5 inches tall [5 foot 6-1/2 inches or approximately 174 centimeters].
– He is declared fit for service
– Serves in the Coventry Division and joined the 18th Battalion in Helsingør [Elsinore] and in the 15th Battalion in Copenhagen.
– Carlsen immediately leaves for US after he gets out of the military.

Paintings (4) :
– The rough sea, ca.1871.
Landscape, ca.1871.
Peasant in the field, 1871.
View of Kronborg and Kärnan, 1871.

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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.

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May 23, 2017

Last updated: June 28, 2017 at 20:45 pm

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Digital-born Publication Title: Emil Carlsen Archives
Publication Subtitle: World's Largest Visual Reference Dedicated to the Preservation of the Work of Danish-American Impressionist/Realist Painter, Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Library of Congress Subject Authority Heading: Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932
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Language: English
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