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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Gulls of Leland

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.589.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1936
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 30.5 in Width: 30.25 in
Description:
Figure sitting on a log on the beach with many seagulls flying off the beach over the person's head.
Historical Context:
Alten left the state of Michigan less frequently as travelling became more difficult with age. At least one of Alten's paintings depicting gulls at Leland, in the Leelanau peninsula was produced as a photo-reproductive print.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Library of Congress Subjects
Michigan, Lake
Coasts--Michigan
Great Lakes (North America)
Gulls
Current Location:
2nd Floor (DEV) -> 201E (DEV) - Gordon Gallery 2nd Floor
Location Notes:
DEV; 2nd Floor; Gordon Gallery