Emil Carlsen Moonlight and Lamplight, ca.1915
ECA Record Control Number: 4592
Archives of American Art #: 87230429 [Art Inventories]
Record Level: Item
Record Type: Movable Work
Work Title: Moonlight and Lamplight
Alternate Work Titles:
1916: Moonlight [from magazine article]
1915: Moonlight and Lamplight [from exhibition catalog]
Work Date: ca.1915 [date based on first known mention of the painting]
Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work Medium: Oil
Work Dimensions: ? x ? inches
Location: At lower left.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.
Description of Work:
ca.1916 The Art Club of Philadelphia [1887-1940], 220 S. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA
ca.1915 Macbeth Gallery, The [1892-1953], 237 Fifth Avenue in New York [1892-1905] | 450 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY [1906-1923] | 15 East Fifty-seventh Street [1924-1934] | 11 East Fifty-seventh Street [1935-1953]
ca.1915 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist
1916 The Casino, Stockbridge, MA, “8th Annual Exhibition of the Berkshire Artists”, September 16 – ?.
1916 Philadelphia Art Club, Philadelphia, PA, “Annual Show Of Oil Paintings by Members”, March.
1915 The Macbeth Galleries, New York, NY, “Twelve Landscape Painters: Emil Carlsen, Bruce Crane, Chas. H. Davis, Daniel Garber, H.H. Groll, W.L. Lathrop, J. Francis Murphy, Leonard Ochtman, H. B. Snell, J. Alden Weir, Carlton Wiggins and F. Ballard Williams”, March 30 – April 16.
– International Studio, New York, NY, “Reviews and Notices“, March, 1916, volume 58, number 229, illustrated:b&w on page 73.
– American Art News, New York, NY, “What Is Going On In Artist Country Colonies: The Stockbridge Exhibition.“, Art Foundation Press, 1915, page 2, not illustrated.
– This painting may have been originally painted on Carlsen’s trip to the Caribbean , St. Thomas in 1913.
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Record Birth Date:
September 15, 2014
September 22, 2016