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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Fisherman's Cove at Low Tide, Laguna

Artwork

Identifier:
2007.601.1
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
circa 1934
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 26 in Width: 32 in
Description:
Sea scene of rocky waterfront. Rocky cliffs with blue water below. Light blue sky in the background. There is a small amount of vegetation on the rocks in the foreground and a seagull flying through the sky. Signed in the lower right
Historical Context:
While staying at the art colony in Laguna Beach, CA, Alten once again was drawn to landscape subjects, especially that of the shoreline and its irregular rock formations.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paint
Library of Congress Subjects
Painting
Location Notes:
DEV; Building E; 1st fl., Gordon Gallery