Emil Carlsen : Ogunquit, ca.1909.
ECA Record Control Number: 2882
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record Level: Item
Record Type: Movable Work
Work Title: Ogunquit
Alternate Work Titles:
1931: Ogunquit [from auction catalog]
1910: Gray Afternoon [from newspaper article]
1910: Sand Dunes, Maine (Ogunquit) [from exhibition catalog]
Work Date: ca.1909 [date from first known exhibition date]
Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 25 x 30 inches
Location: At lower left.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.
Description of Work:
1931 Private collection of [unknown] ;
1931 ( Freeman’s Auction [1805- ], 1808 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103 ) ;
1931 Private estate of J Henry Schiedt [1855-1930], Philadelphia, PA ;
1910 Private property of J Henry Schiedt [1855-1930], Philadelphia, PA ;
1910 ( Folsom Galleries [1908-1921] | Bauer-Folsom Galleries [1908-1909], 396 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 11215 ) ;
ca.1909 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
1931 Samuel T. Freeman & Co, Philadelphia, PA, “Important American paintings”, April 20.
1910 Pratt Institute Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, “Paintings by Emil Carlsen (32-35 oil paintings)”, April 19-30.
1910 Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Albright Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY,”A Collection of Paintings and Sketches by Emil Carlsen Lent by the Folsom Galleries, New York, NY“, March 18 – April 13.
– Samuel T. Freeman & Co, Philadelphia, PA, “Important American paintings”, April 20, 1931, #16, illustrated opposite page: b&w.
– The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, “Art Calendar: Timely Note and Comment“, April 19, 1910, page 26.
– Buffalo Fine Arts Academy, Albright Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY,”A Collection of Paintings and Sketches by Emil Carlsen Lent by the Folsom Galleries, New York, NY“, March 18 – April 13, 1910, #27, not illustrated.
– This may be the painting referred to below as Gray Afternoon. Further visual proof is required.
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Brooklyn, NY, “Art Calendar: Timely Note and Comment“, April 19, 1910, page 26.
“For grays that are delicate and suggestive of a lilac tinge nothing in the collection exceeds in beauty for tone as Gray Afternoon, sand and sky nearly all of it, and with a tiny strip of blue ocean in mid-picture, and on it a sail or two.”
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Record Birth Date:
November 20, 2014
March 17, 2017