Oil on Canvas
Artworks - Height: 24 in
Width: 30 in
Three sailboats are pushed together. In the one on the right a man is bending over toward the water.
Alten traveled to Tarpon Springs, Florida in the summer of 1935 to paint Greek sponge fishermen with their boats. Alten exhibited these works in Detroit to much praise in the fall of 1935.
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Termoil paint
Library of Congress SubjectsBoats and boating
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Richard M. DeVos Center ➜ Building E (DEV) ➜ George and Barbara Gordon Gallery ➜ Room 103 (DEV; E)
DEV; Building E; 1st fl., Gordon Gallery