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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Dutchman with Canal Boat

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.570.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Board
Date:
circa 1910
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 12.5 in Width: 17.5 in
Description:
Man in small boat on the right side of the image, coming up to a white bridge with two buildings in the background.
Historical Context:
Alten visted The Hague in 1910 and painted several works in the style of the earlier Hague School masters. The Hague School (1860 to 1890) and Alten were both heavily influenced by the realist painters of the French Barbizon School.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Terms
oil painting
oil paintings
Library of Congress Subjects
Landscape painting, Dutch
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Richard M. DeVos Center ➜ Building E (DEV) ➜ George and Barbara Gordon Gallery ➜ Room 103 (DEV; E)
Location Notes:
DEV; Building E; 1st fl., Gordon Gallery