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Emil Carlsen : Boat study, 1886.

January 1, 1886

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Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Boat study  [from painting verso]

Alternate work titles:
1886 : Boat study  [from painting verso]

Work date: 1886  [from painting front and back]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 14 x 24 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower center-left.
Dated: Yes.
Text: ‘EMIL. CARLSEN. 86-‘.

Marking type: Painted text.
Location: Center verso canvas.
Text: ‘BOAT STUDY – / Emil. Carlsen. 86 -‘.

ECA category: Waterscape
ECA sub-category: Ships

Archives of American Art subjects:
Architecture — Boat
Architecture — Boat — Rowboat
Landscape — Beach
Waterscape — Boat
Waterscape — Weather
Waterscape — Weather— Cloud

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2021 ( Swann Galleries [1941- ], 104 E 25th St #6, New York, NY 10010 ) ;
1886 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2021 Swann Galleries [1941- ], New York, NY, “Sale”, [unknown date].

References / citations:
Swann Galleries [1941- ], New York, NY, “Sale”, [unknown date], 2021, lot #?, illustrated : color.

Related works:
Fishing boat on shore, (Paris), 1885.

ECA notes:
– Send images and information from Swann directly via email, June 1, 2021.
– Likely Boston or Gloucester, MA as per Daily Evening Transcript, Boston, MA, “Art Notes: Among the Studios.”, October 2, 1886, 6:3 and 6:4.an article:   This means it is likely Boston, MA in October, 1886.

Price history:
2021 – [tba]  [auction]


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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.

Record birth date:
June 01, 2021

Last updated: June 2, 2021 at 0:45 am


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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]
Library of Congress Subject Authority Heading: Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932
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