Emil Carlsen : The boat house, 1888.
ECA record control number: 7592
Archives of American Art #: -none-
Record level: Item
Record type: Movable work
Work title: The boat house
Alternate work titles:
2015: The boat house [from website]
1888: A gray day [from exhibition catalog] [possibly]
Work date: 1888 [from front of canvas.]
Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 15-1/2 x 19-1/2 inches | 21 x 25 inches (framed)
Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Text: ‘EMIL. CARLSEN. 88-‘.
Inscribed / signed back: -none-
Archives of American Art subjects:
Architecture — Boat
Architecture exterior — Domestic
Architecture exterior — Domestic — House
Landscape — Beach
Waterscape — Boat
Waterscape — California
Waterscape — California — North Pender Island
Description of work:
Provenance / ownership:
after 1888 Wetmore Print Collection [1969- ], Connecticut College, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT 06320
after 1888 unknown
1888 Emil Carlsen [1848-1932], the artist
1888 Mechanics Institute, San Francisco, CA, “Twenty-third industrial exhibition of the Mechanics’ Institute of the city of San Francisco“, August 7 – September 15. [possibly]
References / citations:
– Wetmore Print Collection website. Updated ca.2012. Accessed 2015. http://oak.conncoll.edu/visual/campus-artworks/American%20art%20before%201945/content/_9356586993_large.html
– Mechanics Institute, San Francisco, CA, exhibition catalog, “Twenty-third industrial exhibition of the Mechanics’ Institute of the city of San Francisco“, August 7 – September 15, unnumbered, not illustrated, shown as A gray day. [possibly]
– Along the Shore, Port Washington, CA, ca.1888 [same geographic location and shoreline but different day/time]
Digital-born document number:
Digital document provenance:
Original compiled and researched document by the Emil Carlsen Archives, 266 West 21st Street, Suite 4E, New York, NY 10011.
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Record birth date:
January 22, 2015
Last updated: February 27, 2018 at 19:43 pm