Oil on Canvas
Artworks;Frames - Height: 18 in;25.5 in
Width: 23 in;30.25 in
Depth: 2.5 in
Two harnessed draft horses standing in a field. The black one is bending down to eat. The gray one is standing normally.
Draft horses within a field were a favorite subject of Alten's, but as with many of his later paintings, there is a heightened attention to color and light.
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Termoil paint
Library of Congress SubjectsHorses in art
DEV; 2nd fl., Gordon Gallery