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Emil Carlsen : Marine [Samuel T. Shaw], ca.1917.

October 22, 1917
Emil Carlsen : Marine, Samuel T. Shaw, ca.1917.

ECA record control number: 25208

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Marine [Samuel T. Shaw]  [ECA added to title to help differentiate from other Marines]

Alternate work titles:
2018 : Marine [Samuel T. Shaw]  [ECA added to title to help differentiate from other Marines]
1926 : Marine  [from auction catalog]

Work date: ca.1917  [based on similar estimated dated paintings]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 25 x 30 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.

Verso: unknown.

ECA category: Waterscapes
ECA sub-category: Ships

Archives of American Art subjects:
Architecture — Boat
Architecture — Boat — Sailboat

Description of work:
‘A calm sea with a half dozen fishing vessels with huge yellow lateen rigged sails in the harbor, the vague mass of the city behind emerging into distinctness in the red-roofed houses at the right. The whole scene is filled with a delicate misty sun haze.’  – auction catalog

Provenance / ownership:
1926 Private collection of [unknown ] ;
1926 ( American Art Association [1883-1964], [1922-1964] Madison Ave and 56th Street, New York, NY 10018 | [1883-1922] 6 East 23rd Street (South Madison Square), New York, NY 10010 ) ;
ca.1914 Private collection of Samuel T. Shaw [1861-1945], New York, NY ;
ca.1914 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
1926 American Art Association [1883-1964], New York, NY, “The Samuel T. Shaw collection“, January 16-22.

References / citations:
– American Art Association [1883-1964], New York, NY, auction catalog, “The Samuel T. Shaw collection“, January 16-22, 1926, lot #72, illustrated : b&w on opposite page.

Related works:
– Canoe sailing, ca.1917.
Seascape with sailboats, ca.1917.

ECA notes:

Price history:
1926 – $700 USD.  [auction]


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March 7, 2018

Last updated: March 7, 2018 at 22:23 pm


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