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Emil Carlsen : Morning sunlight, ca.1922.

January 1, 1922
Emil Carlsen : Morning sunlight, ca.1922.

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:
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.1922  [date based on palette and technique]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 29 x 23 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen.’.

Verso: unknown

ECA Category: Landscape
ECA Sub-Category: Forest

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Landscape — Forest
Landscape — Maine
Landscape — Maine — Ogunquit

Description of Work:

ca.1980 Private collection of [unknown] ;
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.1922 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
1932 Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY, “Memorial Group of Paintings by Emil Carlsen with works by Dines Carlsen”, April 12 – May 15.

– Art & Antiques, “Emil Carlsen: Lyrical Impressionist” by Gertrude Sill, March-April, 1980, pg. 88-95, illustrated: color, pg. 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, c1960, illustrated: B&W, page 6.
– Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC, Image #JUL J0047776.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:
– Painted in Ogunquit, ME  [according to the artist’s son, Dines’ note book]

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Record Birth Date:
November 20, 2014

Last Update:
April 27, 2017

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Publication Subtitle: World's Largest Visual Reference Dedicated to the Preservation of the Work of Danish-American Impressionist/Realist Painter, Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
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