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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Dutch Woodcutter

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.571.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Board
Date:
circa 1910
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 12 ¼ in Width: 16 ¼ in
Description:
Dutch man standing in the center of the image cutting wood with logs surrounding and trees with a pale sky in the background.
Historical Context:
The Woodcutter infuses Alten's work ethic theme with the low and somber tone of The Hague School style.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms
agricultural land
oil paint
oil painting
oil paintings
Library of Congress Subjects
Agriculture
Current Location:
1st Floor (DEV) -> 101E (DEV) - Gordon Gallery 1st Floor
Location Notes:
DEV; Building E; 1st fl.; Gordon Gallery