Emil Carlsen : Coastal scene, 1907.
ECA record control number: 18934
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable Work
Work Title: Coastal scene
Alternate work titles:
2019 : Coastal scene, St. Thomas [from auction owner – unclear if the location is correct] ;
2017 : Coastal scene [from auction catalog]
Work date: 1907 [date based on color palette & technique] [date listed by major auction house – unclear if they knew exact date or if wrongly interpreted from us?]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas board
Work dimensions: 9-1/2 x 13-1/4 inches
Inscribed / signed front:
Description of work:
Provenance / ownership:
2019 [tba] ;
2019 ( Weschler’s Auctioneers & Appraisers, 40 W Gude Drive, Suite #100, Rockville, MD 20850 ) ;
2018 [unknown ebay seller, likely owner from 2017] ;
2018 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
2017 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2017 ( Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], 6116 Skyline Dr. Ste. 1 Houston, TX 77057 ) ;
2016 Private estate of Betti Friedel Saunders [1924-2016], Houston, TX, administered by Stephen Saunders ;
2011 Private collection of Betti Friedel Saunders [1924-2016], Houston, TX ;
ca.1978 Private collection of Charles Albert Saunders [1922-2011] and Betti Friedel Saunders [1924-2016], Houston, TX ;
ca.1978 ( Robert M. Rice Gallery [ca.1975-ca.1982], [ca.1978-ca.1982] 2010 South Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77056 | [ca.1975-ca.1977] 2734 Virginia Street, Houston, TX 77098 ) ;
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 ;
1943 Estate of Dines Carlsen [1901-1966], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s son ;
1932 Private collection of Luella May (Ruby) Carlsen [c.1869-1943], New York, NY, the artist’s wife ;
1907 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
2019 Weschler’s Auctioneers & Appraisers, Rockville, MD ;
2018 Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “American art online”, October 5.
2017 Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], Houston, TX, “Fine art & antiques”, February 25.
References / citations:
– Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “American art online”, October 5, 2018, lot #82, illustrated : color, online.
– Simpson Galleries, LLC. [1962- ], Houston, TX, sale catalog, “Fine art & antiques”, February 25, 2017.
– Appraisal by Linda McAdoo Galleries, Ltd. [ca.1990- ], Phoenix, AZ
2019 – [tba] ;
2018 – [unknown] ;
2017 – $1,650 USD. [auction] ;
Digital-born document number:
Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.
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Record birth date:
February 9, 2017
Last updated: February 13, 2020 at 0:55 am