Emil Carlsen : Portrait of French woman, ca.1885.
Portrait of a woman, ca.1885 (this is wrongly marked Luella May Ruby (The Artist’s Wife))
Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Oil on Canvas
24-1/2 x 17-3/4 inches
Signed: At lower right. ‘E. C.’.
Archives of American Art #: -none-
2003 Skinner Inc, 274 Cedar Hill Street, Marlborough, MA 01752
2003 Skinner Inc, Marlborough, MA, March 7.
– Skinner Inc, Marlborough, MA, Sale Catalog, March 7, 2003, Lot #311.
If this date is correct then this is not the artist’s wife but someone he met in his French travels. In other French paintings there were other French woman shown.
2003 – unsold.