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January 1, 1881

ECA control number: 23537

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Record type: Timeline year

Artist time line: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Year: 1881

Subject age: 33 years old

United States—Massachusetts—Boston
United States—Massachusetts—Gloucester
United States—Massachusetts—Jamaica Plain
United States—Massachusetts—North Scituate
United States—Massachusetts—Revere—Revere Beach
United States—Massachusetts—Scituate

World news:

Local news:

– Emil picked up showing at exhibitions beginning in January-February of 1881 with the Boston Art Club and in April-May.
– Being on more solid financial footing, Carlsen would visit the coasts of Massachusetts, alternating between outdoor studies/sketches and work painting within his studio.
– Various Boston Posts mention between July-September of 1881 that Carlsen was in Scituate, Revere beach, Jamaica Plain and North Scituate, MA.

Paintings: (12)
Still life (116), ca.1881.
Still life with lemons, 1881.
Pastoral lake with figures, 1881.
Spring landscape, ca.1881.
Head study, 1881.
Heading out to sea, 1881.
The Constitution, 1881.
Marine with fishing boats, ca.1881.
Tall ships passing island, 1881.
Anchored on the shore, ca.1881.
Seaweed gatherers, 1881.
Cartoon for a painting, ca.1881.

Exhibitions: (2)
– 1881 The Boston Art Club, Boston, MA, “24th exhibition of water colors and works in black and white”, April 23 – May 21.
– 1881 The Boston Art Club, Boston, MA, “Twenty-third exhibition”, January 29-February 19.

Articles: (3)
– Boston Post, Boston, MA, “The fine arts”, September 3, 1881, page 1.
– Boston Post, Boston, MA, “The fine arts”, August 13, 1881, page 4.
– Boston Post, Boston, MA, “The fine arts”, July 25, 1881, page 4.

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Publication Subtitle: World's Largest Visual Reference Dedicated to the Preservation of the Work of Danish-American Impressionist/Realist Painter, Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
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