Lilacs

Date Created
circa 1924
Work Medium
Dimensions
36 in. x 46 in.
CR Number
MILF624
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
A brass plate on the painting's frame notes the gift of the painting in memory of Daisy Perschbacher, 1966.

Bears a red & white label on the stretcher with typed "Landscape 36 x 46 A-16" and "Lilacs" diagonally in pencil. A second such label there is inscribed in pencil "Ins. 186 36 x 46 Lilacs."

See MILF15 "The Striped Skirt" for a similar composition.
Provenance

Private collection

With Perception

Grand Rapids YWCA

Exhibitions

Mathias J. Alten: Journey of an American Painter

Bibliography

Gerdts, William H., M. Elizabeth Boone, Wendy Greenhouse and James A. Straub (Chronology), Mathias J. Alten: Journey of an American Painter (The Grand Rapids Art Museum, 1998)

Subjects
Landscapefigures
Michigan