Emil Carlsen : Portrait of Luella May Carlsen (The artist’s wife), ca.1896.
ECA Record Control Number: 4751
Archives of American Art #: 83940103
Record Level: Item
Record Type: Movable Work
Work Title: Portrait of Luella May Carlsen (The artist’s wife)
Alternate Work Titles:
1975: Portrait of Luella May Carlsen (The artist’s wife) [from exhibition catalog]
Work Date: ca.1896 [date based on palette and general age of his wife]
Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work Medium: Oil on canvas laid on board
Work Dimensions: 12-1/2 x 8-1/2 inches
Inscribed/Signed Front: unknown
Marking Type: Stamped
Text: ‘Emil and Dines Carlsen’.
Archives of American Art Subjects:
Description of Work:
ca.1995 Private collection of [unknown], New York, NY ;
1995 (Thirteenth Colony Arts, LLC [2005- ] | [1992-2005] C. Duncan Connelly Fine Art | P.O. Box 15522, Atlanta, Ga 30333 | 2300 Peachtree Rd. Suite B-108, Atlanta, GA 30309 ) ;
1985 Private collection of [unknown], Winchester, VA ;
1975 ( Wortsman/Rowe Fine Arts, Inc. [1972-1975], 516 Sutter Street, San Francisco, California 94102 ) ;
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.1910 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .
1975 Wortsman Rowe Galleries, San Francisco, CA, “The Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932“, January 10-February 21; Rubicon Gallery, Los Altos, CA, January 17-February 28; The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX, March 2-March 30; Robert Rice Gallery, Houston, TX, April 10-May; Coe Kerr Gallery, New York, NY, June-July; The Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, San Diego, CA, August 20-October 10; The Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, November-December.
– C. Duncan Connelly. “Carlsens that have passed through our hands.” Email with attachment of pictures and list of works to Bill Indursky, Emil Carlsen Archives. April 18, 2017 at 9:13 PM.
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932”, 1975, #221, illustrated: b&w.
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Record Birth Date:
September 20, 2014
April 20, 2017