Emil Carlsen Works Online
Categorized & Annotated
Paintings in Museums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Art Institute of Chicago NEW!Art Market:
Dallas Museum of Art, Texas NEW!
(There is a "Download" link for zooming in on some works, but confusingly this may take a while to become active)
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco NEW!
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City NEW!
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. NEW!
Includes a biography of the artist
Emil Carlsen at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.
Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, Massachusetts
Akron Art Museum, Ohio NEW!
(Click on the "View objects by this artist" link)
Arkell Museum at Canajoharie, New York NEW!
Blue and White Jug and Vase, ca.1910
Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University, Illinois
7 works online (Note that this site opens each work in a new window)
Brauer Museum of Art at Valparaiso University, Indiana
Canton Museum of Art, Ohio
Scroll down the alphabetical list for 6 works by Carlsen
Cleveland Museum of Art, Ohio
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Picture from Thibet, ca.1920
Currier Gallery of Art, New Hampshire
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa
Frye Art Museum, Seattle
2 artworks online (works are shown alphabetically by artist; scroll down to line 6)
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C. NEW!
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indiana
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Los Angeles County Museum of Art NEW!
Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, Connecticut
McLean Museum and Art Gallery, Greenock, Scotland
Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota
Museum of the National Academy of Design, New York City
The Wild Swan, 1902
National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, Wyoming
New Britain Museum of American Art, Connecticut
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College, California
San Diego Museum of Art, California NEW!
Springfield Museum of Art, Ohio
The Parthenon, Nashville, Tennessee
Note: Images are generally larger than displayed on the museum's web page. Here is a link to the jpg image.)
Wichita Art Museum, Kansas
National Art Databases and Museum Inventories:
Smithsonian American Art Museum National Art Inventories
List of works nationwide from two sources: the Inventory of American Paintings Executed before 1914 and the Inventory of American Sculpture (only a few percent of listings have an accompanying image)
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Art Signature Dictionary NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
Christie's Past Sale Archive
(database goes as far back as 1991; images go about as far back as 1999)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Emil Carlsen at The Art Renewal CenterArticles and Reference Sites:
Emil Carlsen at The Athenaeum
60 works online
Emil Carlsen at CGFA
Ciudad de la Pintura (in Spanish)
Additional Image Search Tools:
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.