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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Morning Mist

Artwork

Identifier:
2016.65.35
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1908
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15 in Width: 19 in
Historical Context:
During a time of increasing urban industrialism in the United States, Alten continued to paint themes of agrarian labor. Alten's previous visit to the art colony of Old Lyme may have provided him with some earlier agrarian subject matter, but the majority was drawn from his home city and state of Grand Rapids, MI.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Library of Congress Subjects
Landscape painting
Landscape painters
Painting
Farm life in art
Farm life