Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Gathering Pumpkins at Sunset

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.604.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1907
Dimensions:
Artworks;Frames - Height: 20 in;27.5 in Width: 30 in;37.5 in Depth: 2.375 in
Description:
Two horses pulling a cart against the backdrop of a yellow, cloudy sky.
Historical Context:
Alten enjoyed painting working horses in famers' fields, a theme he would return to repeatedly throughout his career, improving upon it each time.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paint
Library of Congress Subjects
Pumpkin in art
Current Location:
GVSU ➜ PEW Campus (Grand Rapids) ➜ Richard M. DeVos Center ➜ Building E (DEV) ➜ George and Barbara Gordon Gallery ➜ Room 202 (DEV; E)
Location Notes:
DEV; Building E; 2nd fl; Gordon Gallery