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Emil Carlsen : Rocky shore, ca.1909.

January 1, 1909
Emil Carlsen : Rocky shore, ca.1909.


Emil Carlsen : Rocky shore, ca.1909.

Emil Carlsen : Rocky shore, ca.1909.

ECA record control number: 4195

Archives of American Art #: 83940121

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: Rocky shore

Alternate work titles:
1975 : Rocky shore  [from exhibition catalog]

Work date: ca.1909  [date based on style and palette]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on board
Work dimensions: 15 x 18 inches

Inscribed / signed front: Unsigned.

Marking type: Gallery stamped.
Location: Verso.

ECA category: Waterscape
ECA sub-category: Surf

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Landscape — Rocks
Waterscape — Coast

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2018 Private collection of [unknown] ;
2018 ( Doyle Auctions [1962- ], 175 E 87th St, New York, NY 10128 ) ;
ca.2011 Private collection of [unknown], Sonoma, CA, by descent ; 
ca.1975 Private collection of Gunnar A Anderson [1915-2008] and Lucille K (Kindlund) Anderson [1921-2011], Chicago, IL ;
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 Private 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 ;
1931 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition history:
2018 Doyle Auctions [1962- ], New York, NY, “Live auction”, October 10.
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.

References / citations:
– 2018 Doyle Auctions [1962- ], New York, NY, online auction catalog, “Live auction”, October 10, 2018, lot #1040, illustrated: color.
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen : 1853-1932”, 1975, #249, illustrated : b&w.

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ECA notes:

Price history:
2018 – $5,310 USD.  [auction]
1975 – [unknown]  [retail]


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Record birth date:
August 21, 2014

Last updated: October 12, 2018 at 12:17 pm

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