Portrait of Bishop Edward Kelly

Date Created
1925
Work Medium
Dimensions
56 1/2 in. x 44 1/2 in.
CR Number
MIFP432
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower left
Signature Details
The Dominican Sisters, Marywood Academy, Grand Rapids, commissioned this portrait. The canvas met exactly the prescribed dimensions for a portrait of a seated bishop as directed by the protocol of the Roman Catholic Church.
Provenance

Grand Valley Sate University

Grand Rapids Catholic Diocese, circa 1997

Dominican Sisters, Marywood Academy, Grand Rapids, MI

Exhibitions

Exhibition of Paintings by Mathias J. Alten

Bibliography

Grand Rapids Art Gallery, Catalogue of the Exhibition of Paintings by Mathias J. Alten ( Grand Rapids Art Gallery, November 30, 1925).

Subjects
Formal portrait
Michigan