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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Shell Fisher's Return, Scheveningen

Artwork

Identifier:
2016.65.33
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1911
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 10 in Width: 12.75 in
Description:
Pink and grey sky above water. Horse pulling a cart with a man on it.
Historical Context:
Alten painted numerous works during his stay in The Netherlands (1910-1911). This work is executed in the 19th century style of The Hague School, which emphasizes a low and somber tone paying attention to the wet atmosphere of the North Sea coast.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil painting
Library of Congress Subjects
North Sea
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Richard M. DeVos Center ➜ Building E (DEV) ➜ George and Barbara Gordon Gallery ➜ Room 103 (DEV; E)