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Emil Carlsen : Nichols’ Rock, Ogunquit, Maine, 1920.

January 1, 1920
Emil Carlsen Nichols' Rock, Ogunquit, Maine (also called Morning), 1920

ECA record control number: 4260

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Nichols’ Rock, Ogunquit, Maine

Alternate work titles:
2004: Nichols’ Rock, Ogunquit, Maine  [from auction catalog]
1923: Morning  [from exhibition catalog]

Work date: 1920  [unclear where this date comes from]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvasboard
Work dimensions: 5-1/2 x 6-1/2 inches

Inscribed/signed front: none.


Marking type: Signed, titled, and dated.
Location: On verso.
Text: ‘Emil Carlsen’.

ECA category: Waterscape
ECA sub-category: Surf

Archives of American Art subjects:
Landscape — Maine
Landscape — Maine — Ogunquit
Waterscape — Coast

Description of work:

2004 Private collection of Thomas Minckler [ca.1948- ] and Abigail (Hornik) Minckler [ca.1966- ], Billings, MT ;
2004 ( Skinner Auctioneers & Appraisers of Fine Art [1971- ], 63 Park Plaza, Boston, MA 02116 | 274 Cedar Hill Street, Marlborough, MA 01752 | 130 Miracle Mile, Suite #220, Coral Gables, FL 33134 | 415 Madison Avenue, #1418, New York, NY 10017 ) ;
1923 ( Vose Galleries [1841- ], 238 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116 ) ;
1923 ( Macbeth Gallery, The [1892-1953], [1935-1953] 11 East Fifty-seventh Street | [1924-1934] 15 East Fifty-seventh Street | [1906-1923] 450 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY | [1892-1905] 237 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY ) ;
1920 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2004 Skinner Auctions, Boston, MA, “Sale”, May 14.
1923 Macbeth Gallery, New York, NY, “Recent Paintings by Emil Carlsen, N.A.”, March 6 – March 26.

– Skinner Auctions, Boston, MA, sales catalog, “Sale”, May 14, 2004, lot #266.
– Macbeth Gallery, New York, NY, Exhibition Catalog, “Recent Paintings by Emil Carlsen, N.A.”, March 6 – March 26, 1923, #1, not illustrated.

Related works:

ECA notes:
– This is most probably Morning shown in 1923 based on the unusual size, the close date, and subject matter.

Price history:
2004 – $6,463 USD.
1923 – $350 USD. (worth $4,833.50 in 2014)


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Record birth date:
December 24, 2014

Last updated: November 2, 2017 at 0:29 am

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