Portrait of Julia Schwind

Date Created
1898
Work Medium
Dimensions
29 1/2 in. x 24 1/2 in.
CR Number
MIFP2
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/98 lower right
Signature Details
The sitter is the artist's wife's non-identical twin sister Julia. Alternatively titled Julia.
Provenance

Private collection

Camelia Alten collection

Exhibitions

Mathias Alten Memorial Exhibition

Mathias Alten Exhibition

Mathias J. Alten: Journey of an American Painter

Retrospective, Mathias J. Alten (1871 - 1938)

Bibliography

Grand Rapids Art Gallery, Catalogue of the Mathias Alten Memorial Exhibition October 4th - October 31, 1938.

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)

Sweeney, J. Gray "Mathias J. Alten (1871 -1938)," Exhibition Catalog (1979)

Gerdts, William H., "Mathias J. Alten," American Art Review, December 1998.

Bernice Mancewicz, "Premier Show of Alten's Work on Display," The Grand Rapids Press, September 23, 1984, pg. G-3, col. 1, ill.

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS), "Alten, Mathias Joseph 1871-1938"

Subjects
Formal portrait
Michigan