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Emil Carlsen : The old mill, ca.1926.

January 1, 1926
Emil Carlsen : The old mill, ca.1926.

ECA record control number: 26193

Archives of American Art #: -none-

Record level: Item

Record type: Movable work

Work title: The old mill  [from online auction catalog]

Alternate work titles:
2019 : The old mill  [from online auction catalog]

Work date: 1885 [listed by auction house]  [The signature is a later signature more like ca.1913 – ca.1926]

Work creator: Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]

Work medium: Oil on canvas
Work dimensions: 21 x 23 inches

Inscribed / signed front:
Location: At lower left.
Dated: No.
Text: ‘Emil. Carlsen.’.

Verso: unknown.

ECA category: Landscape
ECA sub-category: Lake

Archives of American Art subjects:
Architecture exterior
Architecture exterior — Domestic
Architecture exterior — Domestic — House

Description of work:

Provenance / ownership:
2019  [tba] ;
2019 ( Sotheby’s [1744- ], 1334 York Avenue, New York, NY 10021 ) ;
ca.1980s-90s? Private property of Estelle Rae Wolf [1933-2018], Denver, CO ;
ca.1980s-90s? ( Vance Jordan Fine Art [1987-2003], 958 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10021 | Jordan-Volpe Gallery [c.1978-1987], 457 West Broadway, New York, NY ) ;
ca.1926 Emil Carlsen, the artist .

Exhibition history:
2019 Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, “American Art”, March 6.

References / citations:
– Sotheby’s [1744- ], New York, NY, online auction catalog, “American Art”, March 6, 2019, lot #57, illustrated : color.

Related works:

ECA notes:
– The date this work was painted is unclear.  It could not be ca.1885 due to the signature and the technique which both match examples from after ca.1913 and as late as possibly ca.1920s.  Based on palette likely ca.1926.

Price history:
2019 – [tba] USD  [auction]


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Record birth date:
February 6, 2019

Last updated: February 6, 2019 at 23:38 pm

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