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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Sunny Day in Spain, Cabañal

Artwork

Identifier:
1998.608.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1922
Dimensions:
Artworks;Frames - Height: 18 in;24 in Width: 22 in;28.5 in Depth: 3 in
Description:
Two people. Two oxen. One man is sitting on an ox as both oxen pull a sailboat to shore.
Historical Context:
Alten spent much of his time near Valencia painting Mediterranean coastal scenes at Cabañal. He made the beach at El Cabañal his base while staying in Spain and from there traveled to Italy, Austria, and Germany.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paint
Library of Congress Subjects
Valencia (Spain : Region)--History
Location Notes:
DEV C; 5th floor;