A Bayou at North Park

Identifier
1998.606.1
Date Created
1898
Work Medium
Dimensions
14 in x 10 in x ;20 in x 16 in x 2 in
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Historical Context
Alten began his career working within traditional French Barbizon and American Tonalist styles. His landscapes, like this view of North Park Grand Rapids, Michigan, appear more naturalistic and somber when compared to work of other American artists of the period.
Description
Brown/tan landscape with small body of water near the center, pale sky.
Credit
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon

Painting Origin

Grand Rapids