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Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1882.

January 1, 1882
Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1882.


Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1888.

Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1882.

Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1888.

Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1882.

Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1888.

Emil Carlsen : Sailboats in the evening, ca.1882.

ECA Record Control Number: 20423

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record Level: Item

Record Type: Movable Work

Work Title: Sailboats in the evening

Alternate Work Titles:
2017: Sailboats in the evening  [from auction catalog and label on verso]

Work Date: ca.1882  [date based on palette and technique]

Work Creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work Medium: Oil on canvas
Work Dimensions: 14-1/4 x 22 inches

Inscribed/Signed Front:
Location: At lower right.
Dated: Yes. [illegible]
Text: ‘S. Emil. Carlsen. — [82?]’.

Marking Type: White gallery label with green printing.
Location: At top center stretcher verso.
Text: ‘THIS PAINTING RELINED / AND / RESTORED / BY / JOSEPH / SARTOR / GALLERIES / Dallas, Texas / DATE ___May 31st ___ 1966’ ‘R. Gravina [handwritten and written up side of label]’ ‘[arrow from RESTORED BY] Donald Greer [hand written at label middle right]’.

ECA Category: Waterscape
ECA Sub-Category: Ship

Archives of American Art Subjects:
Architecture — Boat
Architecture — Boat — Rowboat
Architecture — Boat — Sailboat
Waterscape — Boat
Waterscape — Sea

Description of Work:

2017 Private collection of Patrick Gilligan [b.1946- ] & Shelley Gilligan [b.1948- ], San Francisco, CA ;
2017 ( Heritage Auctions, Inc. [1976- ], 17th Floor, 3500 Maple Ave, Dallas, TX 75219 ) ;
ca.2017 Private estate of Reynold Gravina [1919-2016], Dallas, TX ;
ca.1966 Private collection of Reynold Gravina [1919-2016] & June Anne Gravina [1934-1996], Dallas, TX ;
1966 ( Joseph Sartor Galleries [1926-ca.1976], 5035 Willis Avenue, Dallas, TX 75206 | [1976] 4510 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, TX | [1939-1972] 4512 McKinney Avenue, Dallas, TX ) ;
ca.1882 Private collection of [unknown] ;
ca.1882 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist .

Exhibition History:
2017 Heritage Auctions, Inc. [1976- ], Dallas, TX, “American art signature auction – Dallas #5286“, May 3.

– Heritage Auctions, Inc. [1976- ], Dallas, TX, exhibition catalog, “American art signature auction – Dallas #5286“, May 3, 2017, lot #68073.

Related Works:

ECA Notes:
– This may be Boston based on the signature style.  [ECA]

Price History:
2017 – $1,875 USD  [auction]
1966 – [unknown]


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Record Birth Date:
March 29, 2017

Last Update:
March 29, 2017

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