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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Windy Day, Cabañal

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.591.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
circa 1922
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 28 in Width: 42 in
Description:
People on the beach pulling sailboats to shore. Two oxen are watching from the background.
Historical Context:
Residents of Grand Rapids noted Alten's shift to a brighter palette, stating that Alten had "not only attained the brilliancy of Sorolla but [had] succeeded in keying his pictures to a still higher pitch." -Grand Rapids Herald, Dec. 9, 1923.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paint
Library of Congress Subjects
Valencia (Spain : Region)--History
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