Emil Carlsen : Surf breaking, ca.1908.
Surf Breaking, c.1908
Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Oil on canvas
22 x 28 inches
Archives of American Art #: 83940035
1975 Wortsman Rowe Galleries, San Francisco, CA or Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, NY?
1966 Estate of Florence B.G.S. Carlsen, Falls Village, CT
1932 Luella May Carlsen, the artist’s wife
c.1908 Emil Carlsen, 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.
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, Exhibition Catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932”, 1975, #41, Illustrated: B&W.
– Hirschl & Adler Galleries, New York, NY has no record of this painting but the Exhibition Catalog for the Wortsman Rowe Galleries states it was on loaned from them.
– Hirschl & Adler Galleries provided provenance they knew on June 30. 2015 via email with Eric Baumgartner.