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Mathias J. Alten: An American Impressionist ➔ Shell Fisher

Artwork

Identifier:
2009.129.2
Artist:
Mathias Alten
Medium:
Oil on Canvas
Date:
1911
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 19.5 in Width: 23.375 in
Description:
Seascape oil painting. There are three figures with a horse and cart right of center. A sea and boats in the background. The sky is grey and cloudy.
Historical Context:
The beach at Scheveningen near The Hague was a popular destination for many artists and a frequent subject matter for the artists of The Hague School. Alten visited The Netherlands at least twice during his career.
Credit:
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
oil paintings
Library of Congress Subjects
Boats and boating
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