Emil Carlsen Venice Scene, 1909
Venice Scene, 1909
Emil Carlsen [1848-1932]
Oil on canvas
20 x 30 inches
Archives of American Art #: 83940041 | 61504535
1975 Academy of St. Joseph, Brentwood, Long Island, NY
1966 Estate of Florence B.G.S. Carlsen, Falls Village, CT
1932 Luella May Carlsen, the artist’s wife
1909 Bauer-Folsom Galleries, New Yor, NY
1909 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.
1909 Bauer-Folsom Galleries, New York, NY, “Paintings by Emil Carlsen”, April 3 – April 10.
– Owner, Academy of St. Joseph, Brentwood, Long Island, New York
– Rubicon-Wortsman Pub., San Francisco, CA, Exhibition Catalog, ”Art of Emil Carlsen: 1853-1932”, 1975, #46.
– I suspect that Carlsen painted this over a Christmas vacation with his family in preparation for his Bauer-Folsom Galleries show held in April of 1909. He may have painted these in 1908 or 1909. The light shown in the paintings would match December/January.