Three Sisters in an Orchard

Date Created
1919
Work Medium
Dimensions
27 in. x 33 in.
CR Number
MILF8
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/1919 lower left
Signature Details
Alten's three daughters are depicted in this painting: Eleanore in a blue smock, Camelia in yellow, and Viola on the step-ladder.

Alternatively titled, "Three Girls in an Orchard."
Provenance

Private collection

Bergsma Gallery

Exhibitions

Mathias Alten Exhibition

Flowers in Art

A Traveling Exhibition of Paintings of Michigan Themes by Michigan Artists in Celebration of the State's Sesquicentennial

Retrospective, Mathias J. Alten (1871 - 1938)

Mathias Alten:Through the Seasons

Bibliography

Omoto, Sadayoshi and Eldon Van Liere, The Michigan Experience (Exhibition catalog) (1986, East Lansing, MI: Board of Trustees of Michigan State University) .

Sylvia Krissoff, "Exhibit Shows Range of GR Artist Alten's Work, " The Grand Rapids Press, July 30, 1991.

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

Krasl Art Center," Flowers in Art" (St. Joseph, MI,, 1990), 32 pgs, il

Subjects
Landscapefigures
Michigan