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Emil Carlsen : Brook elm, ca.1910.

January 1, 1910
Emil Carlsen : Brook elm, ca.1910.

ECA record control number: 5635

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Brook elm  [from painting verso]

Alternate work titles:
ca.1910 : Brook elm  [from painting verso]

Work date: ca.1910  [date based on general palette and technique]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas on board
Work dimensions: 49-1/2 x 47-1/2 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: [At lower left, At lower right, etc.]
Dated: No.
Text: ‘E.C.’.

Location: verso.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Brook elm / E.C.’.

ECA Category: Landscape
ECA Sub-Category: Lakes

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Landscape — Forest
Landscape — Rocks
Landscape — Tree

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2010 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2010 ( Christie’s [1766- ], Rockefeller Center, 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10020 ) ;
ca.1970-1974 Private collection of [unknown], CT
after ca.1910 Private collection of Joseph G. Fudali [1921-2003], Lakeville, CT ;
ca.1910 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2010 Christie’s [1766- ], New York, NY, “Sale #2362 – Important American paintings, drawings and sculpture”, December 1.

References / citations:
Christie’s [1766- ], New York, NY, online sales catalog, “Sale #2362 – Important American paintings, drawings and sculpture”, December 1, 2010, lot #34, illustrated : color.

Related works:
The brook, 1926.  [similar location, composition and palette.]

ECA notes:

Price history:
2010 – $50,000 USD.  [auction]


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Record birth date:
October 26, 2014

Last updated: May 8, 2018 at 18:04 pm


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