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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Rocks at Laguna Beach

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.595.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Board
Date:
circa 1934
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 15 in Width: 18.75 in
Description:
Light reflecting off tan/brown rocks and blue water.
Historical Context:
In 1934, Alten traveled to Los Angeles to paint a portrait of Fred Weber, formally of the Webber Showcase company of Grand Rapids, MI. It was there that Alten painted several Spanish mission views and this one of Laguna Beach.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paint
Library of Congress Subjects
Coasts--California
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