Emil Carlsen : Morning sunlight, ca.1905.
ECA record control number: 6370
Archives of American Art #: JUL J0047776 [digital photo archive]
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: Morning sunlight
Alternate work titles:
2017: Morning sunlight [from auction catalog]
2014: Morning sunlight [ECA returned to name artist’s son noted]
1980: Woodland scene [from magazine article caption]
ca.1930s: Morning sunlight [from Dines Carlsen notebook]
ca.1930s: Morning [from photograph in AAA digital archive]
Work Date: ca.1905 [date based on palette and technique – colors match almost exactly several other paintings from this known date.]
Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 29 x 23 inches
Location: At lower right.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen.’.
Description of Work:
2017 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
1980 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY ;
1980 ( Grand Central Art Galleries [1923-1966], 15 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, NY | Fifth Avenue at 51st Street, New York, NY | 55 East 57th Street, New York, NY ) ;
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 ;
before 1966 Estate of Dines Carlsen [1901-1966], Falls Village, CT, the artist’s son ;
1932 Private collection of Luella May (Ruby) Carlsen [c.1869-before 1966], New York, NY, the artist’s wife ;
ca.1905 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
1932 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, “Paintings and Sculpture by the Society of Scandinavian American Artists with a Memorial Group of Paintings by Emil Carlsen with works by Dines Carlsen“, April 12 – May 15.
1932 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, “Exhibition of paintings by American impressionists and other artists of the period : 1880-1900”, January 18 – February 28.
1923 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, “The painting of Emil Carlsen“, April 3-29.
– Art & Antiques, “Emil Carlsen : lyrical impressionist” by Gertrude Sill, March-April, 1980, pages 88-95, illustrated: color, page 94.
– “Archive of works by Emil Carlsen compiled by Dines Carlsen“, 24 pages, hand-drawn sketches and notes probably by Dines, provided by Linda Hay, ca.1930s, illustrated: b&w, page 6.
– Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, exhibition catalog, “Exhibition of paintings by American impressionists and other artists of the period : 1880-1900”, January 18 – February 28, 1932, #5.
– Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, exhibition catalog, “The painting of Emil Carlsen“, April 3-29, 1923, #53, not illustrated.
– Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Image #JUL J0047776.
– Meadow brook, 1905.
– Painted in Ogunquit, ME [according to the artist’s son, Dines’ note book]
– Condition report : Oil on canvas, canvas is not lined. Surface: In generally good condition. UNDER UV: No apparent inpainting.
2017 – [tba] [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:
November 20, 2014
Last updated: August 1, 2017 at 18:24 pm