The Grand River

Identifier
2006.200.1
Date Created
1904
Dimensions
13.25 in x 9.5 in
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Historical Context
Much of Alten's work in the early 20th century centered around landscapes. While most followed a common theme of rural labor, this work is a rare exception, depicting the view looking northwest of the Bridge Street bridge in downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan.
Description
Leafless trees in foreground, river behind and bright sunset in background.
Credit
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon

Painting Origin

Grand Rapids