Full Tide, Coast of Maine

(1853-1932)

Size: 30 x 35 inches (76.2 x 88.9 cm)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Signed lower left: Emil Carlsen
Why We Love It

Although best known for his still lifes, Carlsen painted seascapes and landscapes with great sensitivity. The loose fluid brushwork, subdued palette, and soft lighting of this large seascape are all typical of Carlsen’s delicate impressionist style.